Upcoming Events

Sneha
Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 11:30am
Health Humanites Lab | 0037A Trent Hall

THIS EVENT IS CANCELLED due to unforeseen circumstances.Join us for a narrative medicine workshop led by Dr. Sneha Mantri, a neurologist trained in movement disorders and narrative medicine. Narrative medicine is an approach to medical humanities that centers the importance of storytelling in the... read more »


Itaipu Dam
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 11:00am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for the second event in the series Aquatic Meditations: Conversations with Duke Faculty on Water, in response to the question, "What does Water Mean to You?" Lunch will be served. Christine Folch, Assistant Professor of Cultural Anthropology, works on... read more »


Esther Gabara curated the exhibition "Pop América"
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 6:00pm
Nasher Museum of Art

5 PM Cash Bar6 PM Curator Talk by Esther GabaraJoin us to celebrate the opening of "Pop América, 1965 - 1975" with guest curator and Duke Professor Esther Gabara, who will give a talk about the exhibition that was four years in the making. Followed by a reception. read more »


Esther Gabara curated the exhibition "Pop América"
Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 6:00pm
Nasher Museum of Art

Join us to celebrate the opening of "Pop América, 1965 - 1975" with guest curator and Duke Professor Esther Gabara, who will give a talk about the exhibition that was four years in the making. Cash bar, 5 PM. read more »


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Friday, February 22, 2019 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its new Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present on their current research to interlocutors in their fields. A light breakfast will be served at 9am.... read more »


Sharmila Murthy
Monday, February 25, 2019 - 4:30pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Join us on Monday, February 25 for the Duke Human Rights Center and Franklin Humanities Institute Annual Lecture: Access to Safe Water: A Human Rights and Civil Rights Perspective, presented by Sharmila K. Murthy.Most Americans expect that clean and affordable water will be available from their... read more »


nodeadhere
Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 12:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Duke University named María McFarland Sánchez-Moreno's book, There Are No Dead Here: A Story of Murder and Denial in Colombia (Nation Books, 2018) as the winner of the 2018 Juan E. Méndez Book Award for Human Rights in Latin America. McFarland will visit Duke University on February 26, 2019, to... read more »


DHRC Koch Event
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 7:00pm
Sanford 04

The network of arch-right billionaire and multi-millionaire donors built by Charles and David Koch is funding a vast apparatus of organizations to radically change public policy and the law on matters from health care and environmental protection to labor and tax policies and reproductive rights... read more »


Romeo Oriogun
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 3:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Ruby Lounge

Join us for a reading by Romeo Oriogun, winner of the 2017 Brunel University Prize for African Poetry. Oriogun's work claims space for innovative queer writing in contemporary Nigeria. Oriogun has been described as " a hugely talented, outstanding, and urgent new voice in African poetry. His poetry... read more »


tgiFHI logo
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its new Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present on their current research to interlocutors in their fields. A light breakfast will be served at 9am.... read more »


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