Past Events

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 10:30am
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
You are cordially invited to join us for a symposium hosted by the FHI-NCCU Digital Humanities Initiative...Part of the Franklin Humanities Institute's Mellon Humanities Futures initiative, the FHI-NCCU Digital Humanities Initiative (DHI) supports the development of digital pedagogy and digital... Read More »
Wednesday, April 26, 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 »
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 3:00pm
Goodson Chapel
The Black Outdoors working group and the Humanities Futures initiative at the Franklin Humanities Institute presents "There is No Way but Out," with readings by and a conversation with poets M. NourbeSe Philip, Nathaniel Mackey, and Ed Roberson.Additional sponsors include: African and African... Read More »
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
Old Chemistry 011
It has been nearly 25 years since 2000+ theologians, clergy, and laity assembled at the first Re-Imagining: A Global Theological Conference By Women: For Men and Women, to address injustices to women and promote equal partnership with men at all levels of religious life. Join us for a conversation... Read More »
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
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Former Professor of Religion at Spelman CollegeAuthor of: American Muslim Women: Negotiating Race, Class, and GenderCo-author of: Women of the Nation: Between Black Protest and Sunni Islam
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153
Distinguished historian Dr. Sara M. Evans, WC '66, will provide a history of the Re-Imagining Movement nearly 25 years after 2000+ theologians, clergy, and laity assembled at the first Re-Imagining conference to address injustices to women and promote equal partnership with men at all levels of... Read More »
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 7:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Poet Cheryl Clarke will read from her published work, with an emphasis on poetry, feminism, blackness as an integrated and integral practice- and struggle. By My Precise Haircut is her most recent book of poetry from The Word Works Books (2016 ).Cheryl Clarke is the author of five books of poetry... Read More »
Monday, April 17, 2017 - 3:30pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
Francisco J. Galarte (University of Arizona) presents a talk titled, "The Pleasures of Brown Trans* PedagogiesToby Beauchamp (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) presents a talk titled, "Teaching Trans Genealogy".
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 »
Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 9:00am
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Panel 1: Medieval and Early Modern EuropeChair: Jehangir Malegam (Duke University)PresentationsRichard Barton (UNC Greensboro), Peacemaking and Counsel-Giving in Northwestern Europe, c.1050-1200Katrin Sjursen (Southern Illinois University, Weaving Peace and Waging War: Medieval Noblewomen at... Read More »

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