Past Events

Event Flyer
5510 Munford Road, Raleigh NC
Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 7:00pm

The Making of Tapestries: from French Gobelins' and Aubusson's tapestries to modern designs made in America today. A talk and demo by Hélène Crié-Wiesner, journalist and hate lisse tapestry weaver. ... read more about The Making of Tapestries at the Alliance Française »

Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 12:00pm

Musicologist and producer at Radio France, Corinne Schneider presents a few examples of 19th-21st-century Western composers who were motivated by a desire of travel. These voyages left profound... read more about Traces of Travelling Musicians »

Event Flyer
Franklin Humanities Institute Garage (Smith Warehouse)
Thursday, October 31, 2019 - 12:00pm

Musicologist and producer at Radio France, Corinne Schneider presents a few examples of 19th-21st-century Western composers who were motivated by a desire of travel. These voyages left profound... read more about Traces of Travelling Musicians »

Old Chemistry 011
Wednesday, October 30, 2019 - 12:00pm

In the past decade, political and economic issues have spurred significant migration within Europe. One of the ways to create ties with refugees and aid their integration is through music. Art and... read more about Making Music with Refugees at the Philharmonie de Paris »

East Duke Parlors
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 6:30pm

In Africa more than anywhere else the spread of mobile phones amounts to a daily revolution. Adoption of the new technology has been hyper- rapid and massive across the continent, in urban as well as... read more about Mobile Phones in Africa: A Daily Revolution »

Event Flyer
Pink Parlor, East Duke Building (East campus)
Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 6:30pm

In Africa more than anywhere else the spread of mobile phones amounts to a daily revolution. Adoption of the new technology has been hyper- rapid and massive across the continent, in urban as well as... read more about Mobile Phones in Africa: A Daily Revolution »

Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 7:00pm

"Clouds of Sils Maria" (Olivier Assayas, 2014, 125 min, France, Color, DCP) Kristen Stewart plays the personal-perhaps too personal-assistant to a famous actress (Juliet Binoche) undergoing a crisis... read more about Screen/Society--"Clouds of Sils Maria" (Olivier Assayas, 2014) »

Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 7:00pm

"Summer Hours" ("L'heure d'été") (Olivier Assayas, 2008, 103 min, France, Color, 35mm) Three siblings, played by Juliette Binoche, Charles Berling, and Jérémie Rénier, must decide what to do with... read more about Screen/Society--"Summer Hours" (Olivier Assayas, 2008) »

East Duke Parlors
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 4:00pm

New technologies and the soaring accessibility of media production in recent decades have allowed African countries to challenge their place in the cultural world scene. Critic and curator Oulimata... read more about Digital Imaginaries in Africa »

Digital Imaginaries
Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 4:00pm

New technologies and the soaring accessibility of media production in recent decades have allowed African countries to challenge their place in the cultural world scene. Critic and curator Oulimata... read more about Digital Imaginaries in Africa »

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