From Slavery to Freedom Lab Events

Dr. Jeffrey Coleman
Friday, April 2, 2021 - 12:00pm

REGISTRATION REQUIRED: http://duke.is/wi7KG9 Join the From Slavery to Freedom Lab at the Franklin Humanities Institute for a book workshop with Dr. Jeffrey Coleman, Associate Professor of Spanish, Marquette University, to discuss his recently published monograph... read more »


Headshot of Titus Kaphar and text that reads: "Black Images, Black Histories. January 16–17, 2020. From Slavery to Freedom Lab."
Friday, January 17, 2020 - 10:00am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105


Headshot of Dr. Tracy Sharpley-Whiting
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 12:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the From Slavery to Freedom Lab for two events with Dr. Tracy Sharpley-Whiting. Both are free and open to the public.  SEMINAR: When the Research Becomes Personal, or “Men I'd Like to Have Known” Lunch 12–12:30 pm | Seminar 12:30–2 pm From Slavery to Freedom Lab | Smith... 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 »


Black Women Writers at Work
Friday, September 6, 2019 - 12:30pm
Penn Pavilion

RSVP required. The From Slavery to Freedom Lab at the Franklin Humanities Institute presents: Black Women Writers at Work. On September 6, 2019 in Penn Pavilion, we invite you to celebrate... read more »


France Winddance Twine
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 12:00pm
From Slavery to Freedom Lab (Smith Warehouse, Bay 4, C106)

Please join the From Slavery to Freedom Lab for a screening of two of the six segments of "Ghana's Electric Dreams" with a discussion with Dr. France Winddance Twine, Professor of Sociology at UC Santa Barbara and award-winning filmmaker, on the genealogy of collaboration that produced this... read more »


France Winddance Twine
Monday, March 25, 2019 - 12:00pm
Pink Parlor (112 East Duke Building)

Please join the From Slavery to Freedom Lab for a presentation from Dr. France Winddance Twine, Professor of Sociology at UC Santa Barbara: "Black and Latina Geek Girls: Diversity, Inequality, and the 'Pipeline Myth' in Silicon Valley." Note this event will be held in the Pink Parlor (112 East Duke... read more »


Photo of Tina Campt
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 12:00pm
From Slavery to Freedom Lab | C106, Bay 5, Smith Warehouse

Please join the From Slavery to Freedom Lab for a seminar with Dr. Tina Campt on "Archival Research on Images and Diaspora." Lunch will be served at noon, with the seminar starting at 12:30pm and concluding at 2:30pm. RSVP is required. Please email ... read more »


Photo of Tina Campt
Thursday, March 7, 2019 - 9:00am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the From Slavery to Freedom Lab for Dr. Tina Campt's presentation, "Prelude to a New Black Gaze." Coffee and a light breakfast will be available at 9:00am; the lecture will begin at 9:30am. What is a “black gaze”? The term is an both invitation and a provocation to reflect on our... read more »


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