Upcoming Events

Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate Mackey.Coltrane-Centric Poetry with music accompaniment & Farewell BrunchIn partnership with the... Read More »
Sunday, September 23, 2018 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
[**THIS EVENT WAS ORIGINALLY SCHEDULED ON 9/12/18 IN THE FULL FRAME THEATER, BUT HAD TO BE RESCHEDULED - IN A NEW LOCATION - DUE TO WEATHER!]"The Last Angel of History" (John Akomfrah, 1996, 45 min, UK) A masterful film essay about Black aesthetics that traces the deployments of science fiction... Read More »
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 5:30pm
Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room
Interested in spending a summer or semester abroad engaged in academic study or research? Come hear the experiences of Duke undergraduate students who took their education abroad and meet some of the staff who can help you to follow in their footsteps or blaze your own trail.Food will be served.... Read More »
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 7:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)
Screening of 2014 documentary "Time Is Illmatic" about the making of rapper Nas' classic album. Watch trailer: http://timeisillmatic.comCo-sponsored by African & African American Studies, the Duke Council on Race and Ethnicity, the Center for Arts, Digital Culture and Entrepreneurship and... Read More »
Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
This talk will focus on what it's really like for women who go into the law, covering the different possibilities a law degree can offer; gender issues that arise in law school and the profession; and the opportunity and, yes, authority that a law degree can provide women.Faith Herndon is a Durham... Read More »
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
Join the Franklin Humanities Institute for the first presentation in its new Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present on their current research to interlocutors in their fields. A light breakfast... Read More »
Friday, September 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
Sanford 223, Rhodes Conference Room
DCID Director Indermit Gill and Arti Grover Goswami of the World Bank, along with Duke researchers Siddharth Dixit and Chinmoy Kumar, will discuss Africa-India trade relations around pharmaceuticals and health services and the impact on international development.
Monday, October 1, 2018 - 4:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
Free and Open to the Public Light refreshments servedMichael Ralph holds a B.A. in Africana Studies from Morris Brown College and a Ph.D. in Anthropology from the University of Chicago. He teaches in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis and the School of Medicine at New York University.... Read More »
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 12:00pm
Film screening (and Q&A session) of the highly acclaimed documentary film, "Becoming Johanna". It follows a transgender Latina from 16 to 21 years of age. Johanna herself, and the film's director, Jonathan Skurnik, will join us live for a Q & A session following the 25-min film.... Read More »
Friday, October 5, 2018 - 11:00am
Old Chemistry 011
In the kitchens and backrooms of restaurants around this country, sexual harassment and outright assault have long been tolerated, as we are learning in our #MeToo era. In fact, bullying chefs are sometimes even celebrated in popular culture, their abusive behavior indulged so that "culinary genius... Read More »