Upcoming Events

Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 7:00pm
Duke Chapel
Through her activism and scholarship over the last decades, Angela Davis has been deeply involved in our nation's quest for social justice. Her work as an educator - both at the university level and in the larger public sphere - has always emphasized the importance of building communities of... Read More »
Friday, March 2, 2018 - 11:30am to 1:30pm
Law School 4000
A faculty seminar open to interested guests featuring Mark Wu, Assistant Professor of Law at Harvard Law School. These workshops are sponsored by the Mellon Foundation-funded yearlong Sawyer Seminar series on "Corporate Rights and International Law: Past, Present, and Future." Additional co-... Read More »
Monday, March 5, 2018 - 3:30pm to 5:00pm
Carr 229
Kate Brown from the University of Maryland Baltimore County will be the guest speaker for the History Department Colloquium. Reception immediately following.
Wednesday, March 7, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm
West Duke, Ahmadieh Family Conference Room, Room 101
This roundtable will discuss the perverse incentives of 'impact' in academia; the ethics of authorship, board membership and publication; and practicing freedom of speech in our contemporary political climate. We will draw from the example of a recent publication by the journal Third World... Read More »
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 5:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Title: "Modernizing in early modern times: Women and innovation among the Ottomans" Abstract: In the six centuries of their rule, the Ottomans arguably never viewed "progress" as a desideratum. American readers apparently do, however, for I was urged to demonstrate in a recently published book... Read More »
Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
East Duke Parlors
This Anne Firor Scott Lecture is sponsored by the Duke Department of History and the Program in Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies. The event takes place in the Pink Parlor of the East Duke Parlors. A reception will immediately follow the lecture.
Friday, March 9, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
This graduate student conference, an annual collaboration between Duke and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will be held this year at Duke. This year's topic is "Forms of Dissent." The keynote speakers are Dr. Sara S. Poor, medieval studies, Princeton University and 2017-18 NHC... Read More »
Saturday, March 10, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
This graduate student conference, an annual collaboration between Duke and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, will be held this year at Duke. This year's topic is "Forms of Dissent." The keynote speakers are Dr. Sara S. Poor, medieval studies, Princeton University and 2017-18 NHC... Read More »
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Nasher Museum of Art Auditorium
Prominent public intellectual and memoirist, Richard Rodriguez, will provide the keynote address for "Latino/a Cultural and Intellectual Life in the 21st Century" (22-23 March 2018), a conference celebrating 10 years of Latino/a Studies at Duke University. A master of the personal essay, Rodriguez... Read More »
Friday, March 23, 2018 - 12:00am
Penn Pavilion
The Program in Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies at Duke University hosts an annual Feminist Theory Workshop. This annual event is a free two-day workshop featuring Keynote lectures and working seminars. Keynote speakers this year include: Jennifer Nash, Northwestern Univ.; Denise Ferreira... Read More »

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