Upcoming Events

Friday, February 28, 2020 - 8:30am
Perkins Library, Korman Assembly Room, 217
The 2020 Duke Language Symposium "Innovative Practices in Language Learning and Teaching" is sponsored by the Trinity Language Council at Duke University with the mission of bringing together scholars, students, and practitioners across languages, linguistics, and education to explore innovative... Read More »
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 9:30am
Rubenstein Library Breedlove Room 349
Panel presentation by Zeynep Uysal (Bogazici U.), Hülya Adak (Sabanci U.), Murat Gülsoy (Bogazici U.) and Efe Khayyat (Rutgers U.) on various academic themes and issues of the modern Turkish novel in global contexts as it pertains to their work and the field. This will be followed by Duke Faculty... Read More »
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
Join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its 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. Breakfast is served at 9am.By the 1920s, Poland's... Read More »
Friday, February 28, 2020 - 6:00pm
Perkins Library, The Link Classroom 5
Come join us as we play and explore a variety of games from Asia such as Rising Sun, Sekigahara, Yokohama, Hwatu, Tichu, Gongi, Shogi, and more!Duke Gaming is hosting a Video Game Night in Link 6.***Food & Drinks will be served in Link 5***
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 2:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Ruby Lounge
Join us for a keynote, reading, and Q&A with esteemed Bangladeshi-Australian poet and novelist Fariha Róisín. Fariha writes on Muslim identity, race, self-care, pop culture, and film (as well as queerness and how that intersects with being a femme of color navigating a white world), and has... Read More »
Saturday, February 29, 2020 - 2:00pm
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Film Screening:"On Happiness Road"(Sung Hsin-Yin, 2018, 111 min, Taiwan, Mandarin w/ subtitles, Color, DCP)Forty years of Taiwanese history come to the surface in this autobiographical animated film by Sung Hsin-yin. As her grandma passes away, a Taiwanese woman who settled in New York returns to... Read More »
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 6:00pm
Perkins Library, Korman Assembly Room, 217
Though 'the Muslim Woman' has often been portrayed one-dimensionally, Muslim women and girls defy easy generalizations. Nearly one of every eight people on the planet is a Muslim woman or girl, and Islam is only one facet of their lives. Drawing from global examples, but emphasizing the United... Read More »
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 4:30pm
Rubenstein Library Carpenter Conference Room 249
As South Korea rapidly becomes a multicultural society that is transitioning from a traditional ethnocentric country of kinship to a globalized society of citizenship, Koreans' collective desire to understand the nation's history and restructure its racial, national, and cultural identity is... Read More »
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 1:30pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
*Kindly register at fhi.duke.edu/meridians! Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for a conference to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the journal Meridians: Feminism, Race, Transnationalism! Editors and contributors to the journal will reflect on its history and consider the terms... Read More »
Monday, March 23, 2020 - 6:00pm
East Duke 204B
The Second Warren Memorial lecture welcomes Andrew Sloin to discuss "The Comintern, Antifascism, and the Global Jewish Question, 1917-1937." Andrew Sloin is an Associate Professor of History at Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY). His research focuses on economy, politics, and... Read More »