Upcoming Events

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 5:15pm
Bostock Library - The Edge Workshop Room
Learn about the global research opportunities from the experts at Duke's Global Studies Centers. Get tips on joining ongoing research projects and identifying funding from across the University.Food and drink will be provided.
Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 5:30pm
Perkins Library, The Link Classroom 5
Thursday, January 24th 20195:30-7:00pm Link Classroom 5: Anastasia Salter, University of Central Florida: "Program and Control"? Netflix's Bandersnatch and the Future of Choose Your Own Adventure.7:00-8:00pm Link Classroom 5: Reception
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 11:30am
Chair: Mark Anthony Neal (Duke African and African-American Studies and English) Matthew Gutmann (Department of Anthropology, Brown Uni "Out of Control: The Male Body as Biological Fetish" Brendan Jamal Thornton (Department of Religious Studies, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill) "Intimate... Read More »
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 12:00pm
Perkins Library, The Link Classroom 5
12:00-1:30pm, Edge 127: Robin Kirk, Duke University: Scholars and Storytelling, book launch (light lunch will be available) 2:00-5:00pm, Game Lab (Link Classroom 6) Story Lab Open Write of the Term5:00-6:30pm, Link Classroom 5: Jung Yeop Lee, What Remains of Edith Finch+ Walking Simulator Games6:... Read More »
Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 2:00pm
Rubenstein Library Breedlove Room 349
Dr. Carina Brankovik is a Research Associate in Religious Studies at the Institute of Protestant Theology, the University of Oldenburg. She was trained in Religious Studies, Protestant Theology and Jewish Studies at the University of Heidelberg, the College of Jewish Studies Heidelberg and the... Read More »
Friday, February 8, 2019 - 5:30pm
Divinity School Goodson Chapel
The public is invited to the Kenan Distinguished Lecture in Ethics: a conversation with Cornel West (Harvard) and Robert George (Princeton) on friendship and faith across political difference. Moderated by Joseph Winters (Duke, Religious Studies). Reception to follow.Free parking in the Lower Allen... Read More »
Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 12:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center, Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Room 240
Visualizing Afghanistan marks the fortieth anniversary of the Soviet invasion as well as the eighteenth year of the longest war ever waged by the United States. An exhibit of political posters from the Soviet-Afghan War (1979-89) reveals regional contestations among socialism, nationalism and... Read More »
Friday, February 15, 2019 - 12:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center, Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Room 240
Visualizing Afghanistan marks the fortieth anniversary of the Soviet invasion as well as the eighteenth year of the longest war ever waged by the United States. An exhibit of political posters from the Soviet-Afghan War (1979-89) reveals regional contestations among socialism, nationalism and... Read More »
Monday, February 25, 2019 - 6:00pm
TBD
The Rudnick lecture at the Duke Center for Jewish Studies welcomes Susan Silverman who will give a lecture entitled: "Pharaoh was Scared Too." Rabbi Susan Silverman will turn common suppositions on their heads in her talk about asylum seekers in Israel and the US from the perspective of Jewish... Read More »
Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 10:00am
Rubenstein Library Carpenter Conference Room 249
"During the early modern period, Muslims in China began to embrace the Chinese characteristics of their heritage. Several scholar-teachers incorporated tenets from traditional Chinese education into their promotion of Islamic knowledge. As a result, some Sino-Muslims established an educational... Read More »

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