Academy of Global Humanities and Critical Theory Events

Art depicting conflict in Congo and casket being bourne
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 7:00pm

Young woman with a red flower in her mouth
Thursday, October 29, 2020 - 7:00pm

REGISTER HEREStreaming link: In collaboration with... read more »

Tommy Lee Jones in cowboy hat looking worried
Thursday, October 8, 2020 - 7:00pm

***UPDATE - TICKETING INFO*** Thank you for your interest in the second film in our Antigone Film Series: The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada! This event is scheduled for 7 p.m. EDT on Thursday, October 8. The stream will begin with a short introduction, followed by... read more »

Man in military uniform with camera
Friday, September 11, 2020 - 7:00pm

South America
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 4:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

The Franklin Humanities Institute is pleased to host this upcoming conference, which was organized by group of graduate students at Duke University, USP - Universidade de São Paulo, University of Toronto, and Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso. It is sponsored by the Academy of Global... read more »

Utopian Visions
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 4:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Utopian Visions and Gender Imaginaries in Travel Writings: Toward Global Literature? Rita Monticelli (University of Bologna) The paper will discuss British Travel Literature of the nineteenth century on the Near and Middle East in its connections with the Utopian genre. Starting from the... read more »

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

Please join us for a talk followed by a reception!  Paola Rudan, Senior Assistant Professor in History of Political Thought in the Department of History and Cultures at the University of Bologna, will have a one-week residency at Duke from November 13-17. Her residency is sponsored by the... read more »