Upcoming Events

Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
Multiple Locations
The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate Mackey. Thursday, September 20, 2018 The Mezzanine at The Durham Hotel 5-6 p.m. – Welcome reception... Read More »
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 5:00pm
The Mezzanine at The Durham Hotel
The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate Mackey. 5-6pm – Welcome reception 6-8pm – Opening night reading featuring Fred Moten & Ed... Read More »
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 10:00am
The Mezzanine at The Durham Hotel
The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate Mackey. 10am-12pm – Workshop #1: On Music (led by Tsitsi Jaji) In partnership with the Vice Provost... Read More »
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 2:00pm
The Mezzanine at The Durham Hotel
The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate Mackey. Workshop #2: On Myth (led by J. Kameron Carter) In partnership with the Vice Provost for the... Read More »
Friday, September 21, 2018 - 8:00pm
The Ruby Lounge @ Rubenstin Art Center
The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate Mackey. Keynote reading & music accompaniment  (Followed by reception with wine, beer, and... Read More »
Saturday, September 22, 2018 - 12:00pm
The Mezzanine at The Durham Hotel
The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate Mackey. Coltrane-Centric Poetry with music accompaniment & Farewell Brunch In partnership with... Read More »
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 3:00pm
Allen 314
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Friday, October 12, 2018 - 10:30am
Allen 314
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Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 8:00am
Allen 314
Marathon reading of "Frankenstein" to celebrate the 100 year anniversary of Mary Shelley's work.
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 9:00am
Allen 314
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