Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 2:00pm
Gross Hall, 330 -- Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall

Barak Sober (Tel Aviv University) read more »


Friday, October 20, 2017 - 11:45am
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The Israeli government's approach to controlling the West Bank and Gaza and changes in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict over the past fifty years involve evolving official reinterpretations of international humanitarian law (IHL) as well as human rights laws. These reinterpretations, while... read more »


Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 11:45am
Old Chemistry 011

The Internet and social media once seemed to hold the promise of liberation and free expression for all those who accessed it. For Palestinians in Israel and the West Bank, the Internet is a critical field of expression and organizing, especially because Palestinians are geographically fragmented,... read more »


Rights! Camera! Action!
Thursday, October 26, 2017 - 7:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)

When the International Court of Justice elevated the Israeli-Palestine conflict to a new level of visibility in 2004, many saw it as turning point in the history both of Palestine and of International Law. But will history turn? BROKEN is a filmmaker's journey across three continents, attempting to... read more »


Rights! Camera! Action!
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 7:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

Gianfranco Rosi is an Italian documentarian whose previous work has taken him to the Ganges River, the California desert and inside the Mexican drug trade. "Fire at Sea" is the fruit of an extended sojourn on Lampedusa, an island that, while part of Italy, is closer to Tunisia than to Sicily.... read more »


Friday, November 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
Biddle 1 (Biddle Lobby)

Panels and presentations open to the public from 2-5 PM in the Music Library Seminar Room, Biddle Music Building. No registration required. read more »


Friday, November 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Program: Frederick Delius, String Quartet (original 1916 version); Alan Bush, Dialectic; Peter Racine Fricker, String Quartet No. 2; Andrew Waggoner: work tba. This concert is part of the symposium "British Music & Europe in the Age of Brexit," presented in association with the Franklin... read more »


Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

Panels and presentations open to the public. Morning session is 9:30am - 12:30pm. Afternoon session is 2-4:30pm. No registration required. This symposium is sponsored by the John Hope Franklin Humanities Institute: Humanities Futures & the Duke University Department of Music. read more »


Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 5:00pm
East Duke 201 (Nelson Music Room)

Pianist R. Larry Todd, violinist Hsiao-mei Ku, and cellist David Meyer perform Frank Bridge's Piano Trio No. 2 (1929) in the culminating concert of the symposium "British Music & Europe in the Age of Brexit," presented in association with the Franklin Humanities Institute: Humanities Futures.... read more »


Rights! Camera! Action!
Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 7:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

"The Boy from H2" follows 12-year-old Muhammad Burqan, who lives in Area H2 of Hebron, a section of the city under full Israeli control. Israel imposes severe restrictions on the movement - by pedestrians and by car - of some 43,000 Palestinians living there. In Area H2, soldiers routinely detain... read more »


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