Ninel Valderrama Negrón (PhD Candidate in Romance Studies at Duke University) will receive a fellowship to conduct research towards her dissertation, which examines paintings, sculptures, urban plans, and religious iconography that display a benevolent side of Spanish colonialism and unveil a rhetorical intention to resurrect a global empire in the final days of Spanish control in the Americas.
The Graduate School has just published a profile of Romance Studies A.M. alumna Adriana Méndez Rodenas, written by now-alumnus Nicolás Sánchez-Rodríguez!
The Purpose Project at Duke has announced the inaugural cohort of the Race and the Professions Fellowship, a year-long program that will explore the challenges of racial inequities and the work of antiracism in the professions, the broader community, and the world.
Join the Center for French and Francophone Studies at 12pm on Thursday, September 17 for a talk analyzing current French movements against police brutalities and racism (Black Lives Matter and other grassroots organizations) from a historical perspective (1920s-2000s).
Learn more about how Romance Studies alumnus Filippo Screpantiand his teammates in the Emerging Leaders Institute worked to promote wellness activities for Duke graduate students and postdocs
September 2, 2020 Wellness is an underappreciated aspect of academic performance, often overlooked in the never-ending deluge of experiments, readings, papers, and exams in the... read more »
Pop América, 1965-1975, a travelling exhibition will be at the Nasher Museum of Art from February 21-July 21, 2019 after its time at The McNay Art Museum ... read more »
An anonymous donor gifted an endowed professorship to French and Francophone Studies in honor of Anne-Marie Bryan, one of the first women professors in the Department of... read more »
The migration of hundreds and thousands capturing public attention is cast as today's crisis. The inTransit research group has come together to... read more »
A project of the Franklin Humanities Institute (FHI) at Duke University, Humanities Futures is a multi-faceted exploration of the states and... read more »
The Health Humanities Lab, run by the Franklin Humanities Institute, is an initiative that bridges the humanities, Duke Health, and the Duke Global Health... read more »
The Radio Haiti Archive, housed in the Human Rights Archive at Duke University’s David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and... read more »
Francophone Digital Humanities [FDH] is a multilingual initiative in research and teaching launched with the support of the Dean of Humanities, and the Cultural Services of... read more »