Past Events

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 »
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 5:30pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall
Following Napoleon's first defeat in 1814 and the subsequent Peace of Paris, European rulers and statesmen converged on Vienna in order to complete the task of Europe's reconstruction. This talk will trace the interplay between the social and cultural exchanges at the Congress of Vienna and the... Read More »
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 3:30pm
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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 »
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Alexis Pauline Gumbs has created an intellectual, creative and community transforming life that transcends most known boundaries of academia, the arts and activism. During this session Dr. Gumbs will activate a purpose oracle. Bring your most honest questions about how to live your intellectual... Read More »
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors
Title: Spilling Purpose: Gender Studies Beyond Institutional and Disciplinary Boundaries Speaker: Alexis Pauline Gumbs Lunch will be provided Alexis Pauline Gumbs has created an intellectual, creative and community transforming life that transcends most known boundaries of academia, the arts and... Read More »

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