Upcoming Events

Film Screening: Jala: A journey through the senses of water

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 6:45pm

Jala: A journey through the senses of water. Robert Restrepo. 75min (2013-2016). Nowhere like in the banks of the Ganges River is the identity between water and civilization so manifest, on the... Read More »

The Algerian Remake: Kamel Daoud and Boualem Sansal

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 3:30pm
Languages 114 (Map)

This talk analyzes a trend in twenty-first century Algerian literature wherein authors rewrite canonical European works and situate them in Algeria. I focus on two examples by two controversial... Read More »

FILM: René Depestre: We Can't Miss an Eternal Life

Friday, March 31, 2017 - 7:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall (Map)

Directed by Arnold Antonin (2016), 120 minutes. French and Haitian Creole with English subtitles. Eminent son of the 20th century, a poet as feisty in his beliefs as in his dissents, René Depestre... Read More »

French vs Italian Language Program Soccer Game

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 5:00pm
Central Campus (Map)

All students of French and Italian are welcome to join faculty in a friendly soccer game. To sign up, please record name on the sign up sheets outside Languages 014 and 015. The game will be played... Read More »

Spanish Table

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 5:30pm
Marketplace (Map)

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

Caffe Italiano

Wednesday, April 5, 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.... Read More »

French Table

Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 5:30pm
West Union - Great Hall - Chapel (JB's) (Map)

La Table Française is a weekly conversation table which takes place in the new Great Hall, on the JB's Roasts and Chops side (look for the table with a French flag). It is open to everyone in the... Read More »

FILM: Of Men and Gods

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 7:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall (Map)

Directed by Anne Lescot and Laurence Magloire (2002), 52 minutes. Haitian Creole with English subtitles. A frank look at a largely unexplored area, "Of Men And Gods" examines the daily existence of... Read More »

Spanish Table

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 5:30pm
Marketplace (Map)

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

Caffe Italiano

Wednesday, April 12, 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.... Read More »

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