Past Events

Caffe Italiano

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
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The Italian Language Program at Duke organizes weekly cultural events to help students explore and expand their understanding of Italian culture and allow them to practice their language abilities. These are fun and non-threatening activities which... Read More »

Screen/Society--French Film Festival--"Francofonia" [DCP Screening]

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 7:00pm
Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater

Film Screening: "Francofonia" (Aleksandr Sokurov, 2015, 87 min, France/Germany/Netherlands, in Russian/French/German/English w/ English Subtitles, Color, DCP) / Set against the backdrop of the Louvre Museum's history and artworks, master director... Read More »

Spanish Table

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 5:30pm
Marketplace

Spanish conversation practice, all levels welcome! Market Place, East Campus (Downstairs coffee lobby. Look for sign)

Colloquium on May '68 Keynote: Sex, Gender, Generation: Simone de Beauvoir in 1968

Friday, February 10, 2017 - 5:00pm
Rubenstein Hall 153

We invite you to participate in a colloquium on May '68: New Approaches and Perspectives. The main goal of the colloquium is to bring together, for a day of intensive intellectual exchange, scholars interested in May '68 in France, as well as its... Read More »

Translating Visual Culture

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 11:45am
Old Chemistry 011

As writer Modesta di Paola states, "translation is the paradigm of mediation, not only from one language to another but also from one culture to another." Translators of media such as comics and graphic novels, which combine alphabetic text and... Read More »

Caffe Italiano

Wednesday, February 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
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The Italian Language Program at Duke organizes weekly cultural events to help students explore and expand their understanding of Italian culture and allow them to practice their language abilities. These are fun and non-threatening activities which... Read More »

Spanish Table

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 5:30pm
Marketplace

Spanish conversation practice, all levels welcome! Market Place, East Campus (Downstairs coffee lobby. Look for sign)

Welcome reception for Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 5:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall

The Duke University Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies welcomes prominent indigenous rights activist Dr. Irma Alicia Velásquez Nimatuj to campus as its Spring 2017 Mellon Visiting Professor. Velásquez Nimatuj is a journalist, social... Read More »

Latino Studies in the Global South Speaker Series: Geraldo Cadava

Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 4:00pm
Pink Parlor, East Duke

On the Rise and Fall of a Conservative Hispanic Movement Between the 1960s and the 1990s. Geraldo L. Cadava is Associate Professor of History at Northwestern University. He is the author of Standing on Common Ground: The Making of a Sunbelt... Read More »

Screen/Society--French Film Festival--"La Sapienza" [DCP screening]

Monday, February 6, 2017 - 7:00pm
Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater

Film Screening: "La Sapienza" (Eugène Green, 2014, 100 min, France/Italy, in French/Italian w/ English Subtitles, Color, DCP) / Named for the famous seventeenth-century Roman church Sant'Ivo alla Sapienza, which was designed by the legendary... Read More »

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