Past Events

Event Flyer for Negotiating Spaces
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 12:00pm

Dominant historical conceptions of space are shaped by both physical and ideological mechanisms. They include a gendered division of public and private spheres, race and class-based segregation of... read more about Negotiating Spaces — Positions of Race, Gender, and Sexuality Across the Art »

Event Flyer for Ronald Blunden
Pink Parlor Room, East Duke Building, East Campus
Friday, January 25, 2019 - 4:00pm

Ronald Blunden, a Franco-American who has held key positions in the world’s third biggest publishing house will throw into contrasting relief book publishing in France and in the United States. In... read more about “Hunters and Gatherers”: Book Publishing in France and the US »

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

"The Image Book" (Jean Luc Godard, 2018, 84 min, Switzerland, French, English, Arabic, Italian and German, Color, DCP) The legendary Jean-Luc Godard adds to his legacy with this ambitious collage... read more about Screen/Society--"The Image Book" (2018) Jean-Luc Godard--Triangle Premiere »

Deligny, Le moindre geste
Rubenstein Arts Center, Film Theater
Tuesday, November 27, 2018 - 6:00pm

The first 2018-19 Film in Theory screening will be held on Tuesday, November 27 at the Rubenstein Arts Center. A dinner will be served at 6pm, followed by Fernand Deligny's Le moindre geste at 7pm,... read more about Film in Theory: Deligny's Le Moindre Geste »

Harlem Hellfighters
Duke University, Durham, East campus, East Duke Bld, Pink Parlor
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 6:30pm

Ils ont été l’unité la plus valeureuse du corps expéditionnaire américain pendant la Grande Guerre, qui a pris fin il y a cent ans ; ils ont combattu le plus longtemps sur le front en 1918, dans les... read more about Grande Guerre: La bataille sur deux fronts des "Harlem Hellfighters" »

Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153
Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 4:30pm

On the occasion of Eric LeLeu's exhibit of photography, "Visualizing the Invisible Jungle of Calais," a part of the collaborative In Transit project, a panel of scholars and artists will consider... read more about Migrating Europe, version 2018 »

Mai 68 image
Pink Parlor, East Duke Bldg., East campus
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 5:00pm

Though “Mai 68” did not lead to regime change, the springtime of mass protests, street battles and nationwide strikes in France transformed the French society and culture from the ground up. Fifty... read more about Mai 68: Cultural Revolution in France. A Talk by Hélène Crié (ex-Libération)  »

Rubenstein Library Stone Family Gallery
Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 4:00pm

inTransit: The Arts of Migration Catalan Atlas (1375) The Catalan Atlas (1375 is one of the few surviving examples of 14th century cartography. The sections included in this exhibit depict the... read more about inTransit: The Arts of Migration Catalan Atlas (1375) Art Installation Opening »

Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153
Monday, September 24, 2018 - 6:00pm

"Pre-Occupied Spaces: Remapping Italy's Transnational Migrations and Colonial Legacies" Teresa Fiore (Montclair State) In Transit: Arts and Migration around Europe is an interdisciplinary... read more about inTransit Speaker Series: Teresa Fiore »

John Hope Franklin Center Main Gallery
Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 6:15pm

Opening reception on September 20th, 2018 at 6:15 pm - 8:00 pm. Parking available at Duke Family Medicine Center in the Pickens Building on Trent Drive. Eric Leleu is an independent documentary... read more about Gallery Opening - Visualizing the Invisible 'Jungle' of Calais »