Upcoming Events

Thursday, March 2, 2017 - 12:00pm
Old Chemistry 011
My Other Body is an ongoing collaborative project between artists, activists, and members of the queer community in Cuba and the United States. Originated by the esteemed Cuban photo-journalist Julio Larramendi, My Other Body is an intimate engagement, composed of documentary footage of a wide... Read More »
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
East Duke Parlors
The Black Outdoors Humanities Futures Working GrouppresentsAshon Crawley"The Lonely Letters (Or, Breath, Blackness, and Being)"andMercy Romero"Toward Camden"Sponsored by: the Humanities Futures initiative @ the Franklin Humanities Institute; African & African American Studies (AAAS); Division... Read More »
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 4:30pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall
María Josefina Saldaña-Portillo is an Associate Professor in the Department of Social and Cultural Analysis and the Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies at New York University.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Why has the U.S. frontier myth offered Black artists such fertile ground for critiques of settler colonialism and hyper-masculinity? We'll think through this question with the help of fiction, photography, and comics from Africa and its diasporas. Tsitsi Jaji joined the English and AAAS faculty at... Read More »
Wednesday, March 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Professor Hershatter's talk, entitled "Who's Afraid of Xu Nini? Rural Women, Unruly Memories, and China's Collective Past," will take place in East Duke Parlors, 4:00-5:30 pm on Wednesday, March 8. It will be followed by a reception sponsored by Gender, Feminist and Sexuality Studies. Professor... Read More »
Friday, March 24, 2017 - 2:00pm
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. * FTW Website: http://gendersexualityfeminist.duke.edu/feminist-theory-workshops/2017 *... Read More »
Monday, March 27, 2017 - 6:00pm
East Duke Parlors
The Graduate Scholars Colloquium provides a site of vibrant intellectual exchange and engagement for graduate students across the disciplines engaged in the study of gender and its multiple social, cultural, political and material implications. The colloquium is designed to address a range of... Read More »
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
How can I make the most of my time at Duke?What am I going to do after graduation?What does it mean to be a feminist in the 21st century?How can studying gender and sexuality help me find a career path?Who can I talk to about what I really love to do?In today's world of new political configurations... Read More »
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 3:30pm
The practices and norms of public memory have changed in the seventy years since the end of World War II creating what I call a "global memory culture." Changes in the law, the role of witnesses, the realm of rights, the politics of apology, and concepts of responsibility have transformed our... Read More »
Friday, April 14, 2017 - 11:00am
East Duke Parlors
Duke on Gender Colloquium | Fridays at 11am-12:30pm, East Duke Parlors, followed by lunch | Chair: Anne-Maria B. Makhulu (Duke Cultural Anthropology, African and African American Studies) | Presenters:Xhercis Méndez (Philosophy and African American and African Studies, Michigan State University)... Read More »