Upcoming Events

Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 5:30pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
Professor emeritus Patrick Bellegarde-Smith received his doctorate in international politics and Latin American history, from The American University in 1977. He taught in the field of international development, political economy, and culture, then later, at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee,... Read More »
Monday, November 27, 2017 - 12:00pm
Social Movements Lab, Smith Warehouse Bay 5
In 2015 Duke students marched in Durham in solidarity with #feesmustfall activists in Johannesburg. They show us that South African movements like #Rhodesmustfall and #feesmustfall are not restricted to national politics, but speak to the interests of young people at a global level: education,... Read More »
Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
Pink Parlor, East Duke Bldg.
A. Naomi Paik will address themes raised in her new book, Rightlessness: Testimony and Redress in U.S. Prison Camps Since World War II, which grapples with the history of U.S. prison camps that have confined people outside the boundaries of legal and civil rights. Removed from the social and... Read More »
Friday, September 22, 2017 - 3:00pm
East Duke 204B
Africa in the Triangle
Monday, September 18, 2017 - 5:30pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall
Historian, Mark Bray, author of the forthcoming book Antifa: The Anti-Fascist Handbook (Melville House), will join the Social Movements Lab to discuss his research in a talk entitled "Militant Anti-Fascism in Europe and North America." In a recent review in The New Yorker, Daniel Penny writes: "... Read More »
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 6:00pm
East Duke Parlors
In spite of the powerful secularization processes under communism and the ensuing transformation of religious institutions, authorities, practices, and levels of faith commitment, the religious factor remained an important cultural force and identity marker in the Balkans. Moreover, religious... Read More »
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 - 5:00pm
Friedl - Fredric Jameson Gallery
TBD
Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 6:15pm
Professor Ruiz's work looks to the (over)representation of Latinx in the U.S. media narratives about how the nation procures, uses, and abuses illicit narcotics. This talk will examine the most recent cycle of Latinx drug films and series, focusing on those embedded in the so-called "Prestige... Read More »

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