John Hope Franklin Legacies Series Events

David Adjaye.
Thursday, September 12, 2019 - 5:30pm
Nasher Museum of Art

*This event is currently waitlisted. Add your name to the waitlist at franklinlecture.eventbrite.com. Visionary architect Sir David Adjaye OBE, the lead designer on the architectural team that worked on the Smithsonian National Museum of African... read more »


Zena Howard
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 5:30pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

*This event is currently waitlisted. You can add your name to the waitlist at museumconvo.eventbrite.com.Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute and the From Slavery to Freedom Lab for a conversation with architects Sir David Adjaye OBE and Zena Howard on the process of designing the... read more »


From Slavery to Freedom Lab Launch Event
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 4:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Join us to celebrate the launch of the "From Slavery to Freedom" Lab at the Franklin Humanities Institute. We will inaugurate the opening of FS2F by honoring the work and legacy of Professor John Hope Franklin. Our event will feature remarks from John Whittington Franklin of the Smithsonian... read more »


Natasha Trethewey
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Nasher Museum of Art Auditorium

Pulitzer Prize-winner and two-term Poet Laureate of the United States Natasha Trethewey will deliver a public lecture at Duke University on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the first in a newly instituted series in honor of the celebrated historian John Hope Franklin.Click "More Event Information" to... read more »


CADD Third Bi-Annual Conference: Dance Black Joy
Sunday, February 18, 2018 (All day)
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)

DANCE BLACK JOY: GLOBAL AFFIRMATIONS AND DEFIANCEConference will be held in several locations. See schedule at link below.The Collegium for African Diaspora Dance (CADD) third conference aims to carry forward enlivening discussions on the power and politics of global Black Dance by bringing... read more »