Past Events

Screen/Society--French Film Festival--"Tous les matins du monde" ("All the Mornings of the World")

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 7:00pm
Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater

Film Screening: "Tous les matins du monde"/"All the Mornings of the World" (Alain Corneau, 1991, 115min, France, in French w/ English Subtitles, Color, Blu-Ray) / "Tous les matins du monde" is a 1991 French film based on the book of the same name.... Read More »

Why do we need communities to make our research matter?

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 12:00pm
Trent 124

Why do we need communities to make our research matter?::Community-based participatory research for implementation of child nutrition interventions in Guatemala +++Effective interventions for preventing and addressing child malnutrition are well... Read More »

Screen/Society--Global Health Film Festival--"Blood of the Condor" / "Yawar Malku"

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 6:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)

Film Screening: "Blood of the Condor" / "Yawar Malku" (Jorge Sanjinés, 1969, 70 min, Bolivia, in English, Spanish, and Quechua w/ English subtitles, B&W, Digital) / The film tells the story of an indigenous Bolivian community receiving medical... Read More »

My Other Body: A Conversation on Transgender and Queer Rights and Visibility in Cuba

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
Old Chemistry 011

My Other Body is an ongoing collaboration between scholars, artists, activists, and members of the transgender, queer, gender fluid, and LGBT communities in Cuba and the United States. Originated by the esteemed Cuban photo-journalist, Julio... Read More »

Global Brazil Conference 2017

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 9:00am
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

For more information, visit the link below or email us at ScheduleFRIDAY 17 FEBRUARY8.30-9:00AM Light Breakfast9AM-9:15: Welcome9:15-10:15: Gladys Mitchell-Walthour (University of... Read More »

Caffe Italiano

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 - 5:00pm

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

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 »