Upcoming Events

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 5:00pm
The 4th and final session in 'Entanglement' series.  
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall
For nearly a quarter century, the United States has played the contradictory role of chief mediator in Israeli-Palestinian peace talks and the primary diplomatic, economic, and military supporters of the more powerful of the two parties. During this period, the United States has opposed substantive... Read More »
Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 7:00pm
Rubenstein Library Breedlove Room 349
The Coalition for Preserving Memory is honored to welcome Helga Luden to speak about her experiences as a Holocaust survivor.
Friday, March 31, 2017 - 3:00pm
Gray 319
Would you like to have a tattoo in Hindi? Would you like to be able read manuscripts in Hindi, Sanskrit, or Nepali? Would you like to be able to read Hindi signs while traveling in India? If you are interested in learning Hindi or have Hindi listening and speaking skills and want to improve your... Read More »
Saturday, April 1, 2017 - 1:00pm
Perkins Library 217
Speeches given by Japanese language students from Duke and other regional universitiesSelection of winners by panel of judgesPresentation & Performances by the students
Monday, April 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
Room 220 Gray Building
Thinking Religion Today with Gandhi - a lecture by Ajay Skaria - University of Minnesota April 3, 2017 @ 4:30pm in the Gray Building room 220
Monday, April 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
What is to be done with David Cronenberg? Although widely considered one of world cinema's most original and significant contemporary directors (and perhaps Canada's most famous), many critics have a difficult time describing just what sort of filmmaker he actually is. This talk argues that... Read More »
Monday, April 3, 2017 - 7:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)
Film Screening: "Boundary" (Ben WONG King-fai, 2015, 138 min, Hong Kong, in Chinese w/ English subtitles, Color, Blu-Ray) / Hong Kong writer Ye Si's cultural insights are evident in his works, which reflect an era of Hong Kong's history. His oeuvre spans the genres of poetry, prose, fiction and... Read More »
Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 6:00pm
The Rudnick lecture is proud to welcome Michael Oren, Deputy Minister for Diplomacy in the Prime Minister's Office, former Israeli ambassador to the United States, and current member of the Knesset for the Kulanu party.Michael B. Oren served as Israel's ambassador to the United States from 2009 to... Read More »
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 7:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)
Film Screening: "Al-Nakba and the City of Lyd: A Work in Progress": Director - Sarah Friedland, Rami Younis - Writer/Producer, Fivel Rothberg - Producer // "The Wanted 18" (Paul Cowan & Amer Shomali, 2014, 75 min, Canada/Palestine/France, in Arabic and English w/ English Subtitles, Color/B&... Read More »