Upcoming Events

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022 - 5:00pm

You are invited to the Digital Culture and Literature Working Group's inaugural reading group meet-up on November 29th at 5:00 p.m. at the FHI PhD Lab. Over the course of the rest of the academic year, we will host a monthly meeting to discuss digital culture and literature broadly defined. All... read more »


Black and sepia-toned photograph of people in gallery space. Some lie on the floor, some sit or stand in small groups, some dance.  Annual Duke Parliament A Work by Michael Kliën   Nov. 29, 2022, 6:00PM–9:00PM Von der Heyden Studio Theater Rubenstein Arts Center  Join an Embodied Experience in Ethics, Politics and Movement  To participate email labsc@duke.edu
Tuesday, November 29, 2022 - 6:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, von der Heyden Studio Theater

"Parliament is a psychedelic thunderbolt. It draws everyone out of their day-to-day functional perception and plunges them into a lived world of communal wealth, mystery, beauty and potential." Parliament is a pioneering work of situational choreography and exploration of ecological aesthetics. The... read more »


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Wednesday, November 30, 2022 - 12:00pm

CONVENED BY FRANCES S. HASSO AND ANNA KRYLOVA (REGISTRATION REQUIRED!) Speakers:Elena Gapova, Professor of Sociology, Western Michigan University When the Guns Speak: Feminist Discourses in the Time of Russian-Ukrainian War Xueping Zhong, (Zoom) Professor of Chinese Literature and Culture, Tufts... read more »


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Friday, January 20, 2023 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present their current research to their departmental (and interdepartmental) colleagues, students, and other... read more »


Bass Connections Fair on January 25 from 2-4 pm in Penn Pavilion.
Wednesday, January 25, 2023 - 2:00pm
Penn Pavilion

Learn more about 2023-2024 project teams at the Bass Connections Fair. Talk to faculty team leaders and Bass Connections staff about year-long project team opportunities and the benefits of participation. read more »


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Friday, January 27, 2023 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present their current research to their departmental (and interdepartmental) colleagues, students, and other... read more »


Typing Hands
Friday, January 27, 2023 - 12:00pm
Rubenstein Library Breedlove Room 349

Abbas Benmamoun is the Vice Provost for Faculty Advancement and Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies and Linguistics. His research focuses on the comparative syntax and morphology of natural language and on heritage languages, particularly on issues of language maintenance and loss within... read more »


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Friday, February 3, 2023 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present their current research to their departmental (and interdepartmental) colleagues, students, and other... read more »


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Friday, February 10, 2023 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present their current research to their departmental (and interdepartmental) colleagues, students, and other... read more »


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Friday, February 17, 2023 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present their current research to their departmental (and interdepartmental) colleagues, students, and other... read more »


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