Past Events

Italian at Duke Presents Netflix Party: Slam

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 7:00pm

Join Italian at Duke to watch Slam: Tutto per una ragazza Wednesday night at 7pm on Zoom! Questions? Contact Dr. Brian Tholl,   Read More »

Covid-19 Supply Chain Challenges in Mexico and Latin America: The Perspective from Mexico

Monday, September 21, 2020 - 3:00pm

During the severe health and economic disruptions caused by the Covid-19 pandemic of 2020, one constant has been the heightened public awareness of global supply chains and their impact on acute shortages of essential products like face masks and... Read More »

Pap Ndiaye on Black Lives Matter in France

Thursday, September 17, 2020 - 12:00pm

 Join the Center for French and Francophone Studies 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... Read More »

Join Italian at Duke Tonight for Quiplash!

Monday, September 14, 2020 - 7:00pm

Join Italian at Duke for Quiplash on Zoom September 14 at 7pm. Contact Dr. Brian Tholl,, with any questions

A Conversation with Her Excellency, Martha Bárcena Coqui, Ambassador of Mexico to the USA

Wednesday, September 9, 2020 - 12:00pm

Join Ambassador Patrick Duddy (Director, Duke University Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies) in a Zoom conversation with Her Excellency, Martha Bárcena Coqui, Ambassador of Mexico to the USA. Ambassador Bárcena was appointed by... Read More »

Afrotopia: A Conversation with Felwine Sarr and Maboula Soumahoro

Tuesday, September 8, 2020 - 12:00pm

Join the Forum for Scholars and Publics at Duke on Zoom at noon EDT on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, for a public discussion of Afrotopia with author Felwine Sarr. He will be joined in conversation by French... Read More »

Romance Studies Colloquium: Afrotopia

Friday, September 4, 2020 - 4:00pm

Our first colloquium will take place on Friday, September 4 at 4pm (zoom link/invite to follow) with a discussion of the new English translation of Afrotopia, the imaginative manifesto of Felwine Sarr, Anne-Marie Bryan... Read More »

Zoom Cooking Class: Pesto di melanzane

Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 7:00pm

Ingredients will be sent via Italian at Duke F20 Sakai page.  Questions? Contact Brian Tholl, Read More »

Yoga in Italiano

Monday, August 31, 2020 - 6:30pm

Yoga in Italiano will start Monday, August 31 and be lead by our graduate student Lorenza Starace. All levels of Yoga and of Italian welcome!

COVID-19 and Environmental Peacebuilding in Colombia

Thursday, August 27, 2020 - 10:00am

The COVID-19 pandemic is complicating environmental peacebuilding in Colombia in multiple ways. It is eroding livelihoods and natural resource management overall, undermining dialogue and cooperation, and making communities more vulnerable as they... Read More »