Past Events

Live Recording: Caique Vidal and Brazilian Batuque at the Duke Coffeehouse

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 9:00pm
East Campus Coffeehouse

Durham-based Caique Vidal and Batuque ( will be performing at the East Campus Coffeehouse on Wednesday, 9 November from 9:00 until 10:30 P.M. All are welcome.

La Tavola Italiana Film Series: Viva la Libertà

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 6:30pm
Social Sciences 139 LaBarre

During the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 semesters, Tavola Italiana will introduce Duke students to the rich tradition of Italian political films. These films explore ethical and social issues, such as the privilege of being a citizen of a democratic... Read More »

Nahua-native speakers Eduardo & Abelardo de la Cruz

Monday, November 7, 2016 - 11:30am
Carr 229

Two Nahua-native speakers, Eduardo de la Cruz and Abelardo de laCruz, from Mexico, will visit Duke to discuss how they apply an emic approachto their research, which centers on maize culture and spiritualityin different regions of Mexico, and how... Read More »

Reasoning the Holocaust: On God and Evil in Jewish Thought

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 3:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall

Efforts to understand- 'reason'-the Holocaust have ranged from claims of the impossibility of explaining or even describing it (thus as literally unspeakable) to assertions of its historical probability or inevitability, given its place in European... Read More »

Medios, ciudadania y libertades de la Transicion Espanola

Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 4:45pm
Allen 226

Lecture by Dr. Jose Luis Gonzalez Esteban. Lecture starts at 4:40PM.  Read More »

The Political Consequences of Terrorism

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 12:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall

Speakers: Laia Balcells, Assistant Professor of Political Science, Duke UniversityThis presentation will focus on how acts of terrorism shape political engagement and behavior. We examine several Spanish attacks carried out by the E.T.A., a Basque... Read More »

Duke in Madrid Presents: Víctor M. Díez and Chefa Alonso

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 10:30am
DIM Campus

The Duke in Madrid Poetics & Translation Lab, will host poet and performer Víctor M. Díez and musician Chefa Alonso on Wednesday, November 2nd at 10:30 in the DIM center on Fuencarral Street. Victor M. Diez. Poet. He has written several... Read More »

NCLAFF. NN (Sin identidad / Without Identity. Héctor Gálvez. 99min. 2014. Peru

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 7:00pm
Chapel Hill, N.C.

11.01. Tuesday. Nelson Mandela Auditorium, Fedex Global Education Center, UNC-Chapel Hill. 7pm.NN (Sin identidad / Without Identity. Héctor Gálvez. 99min. 2014. PeruA group of forensic anthropologists digs up the corpses of eight people who... Read More »

Sobremesa Spanish Conversation Practice

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 5:00pm
Marketplace (East Campus)

¡Hola! All levels welcome! Look for the sign, bring your dinner, and join us at the table. We look forward to practicing Spanish with you!

La Tavola Italiana Film Series: Le Mani Sulla Citta (Hands Over the City)

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 4:45pm
Social Sciences 136

In post-war Naples, a ruthless land developer manages to get elected and starts using his political power to make personal profit in real estate.Le Mani sulla Città is a powerful political drama that masterfully depicts society's vulnerability to... Read More »