Upcoming Events

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 12:00pm
Friedl - Fredric Jameson Gallery
Luis F. Paredes received his doctoral degree in Latin American, Caribbean, and US Latino Studies from the State University of New York at Albany (2015). Focusing on the role of dance and music for the identity construction of historically oppressed groups, Dr. Paredes' dissertation, Perú Negro:... Read More »
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
Perkins Library 218
Tanzania has faced tremendous challenges in promoting health for its citizens including poverty, infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS, the emergence of non-communicable diseases, and shortages of health care workers and facilities. Duke has partnered with colleagues in Tanzania to address these... Read More »
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
How can I make the most of my time at Duke?What am I going to do after graduation?What does it mean to be a feminist in the 21st century?How can studying gender and sexuality help me find a career path?Who can I talk to about what I really love to do?In today's world of new political configurations... Read More »
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 3:30pm
The practices and norms of public memory have changed in the seventy years since the end of World War II creating what I call a "global memory culture." Changes in the law, the role of witnesses, the realm of rights, the politics of apology, and concepts of responsibility have transformed our... Read More »
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 5:30pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall
Following Napoleon's first defeat in 1814 and the subsequent Peace of Paris, European rulers and statesmen converged on Vienna in order to complete the task of Europe's reconstruction. This talk will trace the interplay between the social and cultural exchanges at the Congress of Vienna and the... Read More »
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 9:00am
Panel 1: Medieval and Early Modern EuropeChair: Jehangir Malegam (Duke University)PresentationsRichard Barton (UNC Greensboro), Peacemaking and Counsel-Giving in Northwestern Europe, c.1050-1200Katrin Sjursen (Southern Illinois University, Weaving Peace and Waging War: Medieval Noblewomen at... Read More »
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 11:00am
East Duke Parlors
Duke on Gender Colloquium | Fridays at 11am-12:30pm, East Duke Parlors, followed by lunch | Chair: Anne-Maria B. Makhulu (Duke Cultural Anthropology, African and African American Studies) | Presenters:Xhercis Méndez (Philosophy and African American and African Studies, Michigan State University)... Read More »
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153
Distinguished historian Dr. Sara M. Evans, WC '66, will provide a history of the Re-Imagining Movement nearly 25 years after 2000+ theologians, clergy, and laity assembled at the first Re-Imagining conference to address injustices to women and promote equal partnership with men at all levels of... Read More »
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
Former Professor of Religion at Spelman CollegeAuthor of: American Muslim Women: Negotiating Race, Class, and GenderCo-author of: Women of the Nation: Between Black Protest and Sunni Islam
Thursday, April 20, 2017 - 10:05am
West Duke 106
Larasati is an Associate Professor of cultural theory and historiography in the Department of Theatre Arts & Dance at the University of Minnesota. She is also a faculty advisor and affiliate of the Interdisciplinary Center for the Study of Global Change, and an affiliate faculty in the feminist... Read More »