Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Gender Wednesday is an Undergraduate Speaker/Luncheon Series for Widening Our Sense of opportunities to make an impact on the world, presenting Krystal George. Krystal George joined the Duke Women's Center in April 2015, and is now serving as the Interim Director. In addition to overseeing the... Read More »
Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 12:00pm
Classroom Building, Room 101
The founders of Dog-Eared Books met while getting their Bachelor's degrees in Biology, of all things. Caitlynne, a shy, reticent person, picked an empty table in Genetics lab. Stephanie, gregarious and outgoing, picked the same table, began talking, and the two have been fast friends ever since.... Read More »
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
Join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its new Friday morning series, tgiFHI! This presentation is part of the conference "Neoliberalisms in the Americas."In countering the charges of activists who likened the conditions of Haitian sugar cane workers in the Dominican Republic to slaves and... Read More »
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 11:30am
East Duke Parlors
The Duke on Gender Colloquium brings together Duke faculty from humanities and social sciences and visiting scholars to offer a multi-disciplinary space to develop and present current research and further critical conversations within gender and women's history, gender and queer theory, sexuality... Read More »
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 3:00pm
East Duke Parlors
The Duke on Gender Colloquium brings together Duke faculty from humanities and social sciences and visiting scholars to offer a multi-disciplinary space to develop and present current research and further critical conversations within gender and women's history, gender and queer theory, sexuality... Read More »
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 4:00pm
Biddle 104
In this lecture, ethnomusicologist Ryan Skinner (Associate Professor, Ohio State University) presents a set of provisional answers from his experiences as an observer of Mali and student of its music over the past two decades. These answers are neither exhaustive nor mutually exclusive, but they do... Read More »
Monday, January 28, 2019 - 6:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Dinner will be served Please RSVP on the DukeGSF Facebook Event PageResponse by Dr. Jasmine Nichole Cobb, AAAS and AAHVS, Duke Univ."'They are Quiet Women Now': Incarcerated Women, Hair Cropping, and the Production of Difference in the Post-Emancipation British Caribbean, 1834-1900" examines... Read More »
Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Meyda Yegenoglu is a Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies visiting Professor from University of Tampere, Finland. Guest Speaker: Diane Nelson, Duke Professor of Cultural AnthropologyThis conversation series will problematize several issues that pertain to the question of state violence and ethnic... Read More »
Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 12:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center, Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Room 240
This will be a roundtable discussion of Research Africa, an Africa Initiative-funded mailing list. The purpose of the platform is to develop and facilitate a scholarly network on and about Africa and African issues. Its primary task is: ¿ to facilitate an exchange of information on publications,... Read More »
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 6:30pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Join us for the first screening of the Fourth Annual African Film Festival, Lamb. Lamb (2015) was directed by Ethiopian filmmaker Yared Zeleke and was the first ever Ethiopian film to be screened at Cannes.In the film, a young Ethiopian boy is sent to live with his uncle after his mother dies, but... Read More »

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