Events

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Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Grand Hall, Room 330

****NOTE: The event has reached capacity, but the waitlist is still open! Register: https://bit.ly/oct18panelClimate catastrophe-already brutally present in the form of now-annual disastrous… read more about What Can The Humanities Contribute to the Global Energy Transition? »

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Join Editor Dr. Wamuwi Mbao and poet Mjele Msimang in conversation with Professor Tsitsi Jaji for a discussion and poetry reading.  In Years of Fire and Ash: South African Poems of Decolonisation,… read more about Poetry Reading and Conversation - Years of Fire and Ash: South African Poems of Decolonisation »

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Online

Please register here: https://duke.is/rcn9yA new translation of Jacques Derrida's Glas has given us the opportunity to revisit this groundbreaking experimental text. In Glas, Derrida juxtaposes… read more about Seminar on Glas, Session II: On Hegel's Fetishization of Africa »

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Allen 314
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Pakistani and British writer and novelist Kamila Shamsie will join Ankhi Mukherjee, professor of English and World Literatures at University of Oxford as the guests for season two's fourth episode of… read more about Season 2 of Novel Dialogue: Kamila Shamsie and Ankhi Mukherjee »

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Online

Register here: https://duke.is/9ch7dJoin us for a conversation between feminist political theorists, Bonnie Honig and Stefani Engelstein, as they reflect on their mutual explorations of Antigone… read more about Antigone's Afterlives in Feminist Theory: Bonnie Honig in Conversation with Stefani Engelstein »

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Zoom

PRESENTERS:Lisa Graves (Executive Director of True North Research and President of the Board of the Center for Media and Democracy) Nancy MacLean(History Department, GSFS, Duke University) CHAIR:Anna… read more about How and Why Some U.S. Billionaires Are Funding Anti-Feminism, Global Homophobia, and Other Attacks on Democracy »

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Kittitian-British novelist, playwright, and essayist Caryl Phillips will join Corina Stan, associate professor of English at Duke University as the guests for season two's fifth episode of the Novel… read more about Season 2 of Novel Dialogue: Caryl Phillips and Corina Stan »

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East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

Performance and collaboration with the members of the Composition Seminar "Double Consciousness: Perspectives on Black Music and Poetry," featuring premieres and conversation. This concert is… read more about Louise Toppin, soprano & John O’Brien, piano »

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Allen 314

Associate professor of English, Aarthi Vadde will be the November feature presenter. The department plans to host this series in-person, in Allen 314, on Tuesday afternoons and to offer each episode… read more about Aarthi Vadde, Novel Dialogue Podcast »

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Mexican author and professor Cristian Rivera Garza will be joined by Kate Marshall, associate professor of English at the University of Notre Dame, and Dominique Vargas, postdoctoral fellow at the… read more about Season 2 of Novel Dialogue: Cristina Rivera Garza, Kate Marshall, and Dominique Vargas »

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Vietnamese-American novelist, Viet Thanh Nguyen will join Colleen Lye, associate Professor of English at UC Berkeley as the guests for season two's final episode of the Novel Dialogue podcast.  read more about Season 2 of Novel Dialogue: Viet Thanhn Nguyen and Colleen Lye »

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Washington, DC

The 2022 MLA Annual Convention will be held in Washington, DC, from 6 to 9 January. The presidential theme is Multilingual US. We look forward to providing some of the virtual elements we had in 2021… read more about 2022 MLA Annual Convention »