Upcoming Events and Lectures

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 5:00pm
Old Chem. German Department Lounge - Duke Campus
Kaffeestunde Join the German Club this semester (Spring 2020) for Kaffeestunde every Monday at 5:00 pm in German Department Lounge In compliance with Duke University's directive on public meetings, we are unfortunately canceling this event. For more information, please go to this website: https://... Read More »
Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 6:30pm
Dey Hall - 413 - UNC Campus
This semester, the Theory Reading Group will take place in the Reading Room in Dey Hall (Dey 413) from 6:30 to 8pm on the following Wednesdays: Jan. 29: Pages 1-52 Feb. 26: Pages 55-91 Mar. 25: Pages 123-172, 185-201 Apr. 22: Pages 205-226, 275-302 The GSLL Theory Reading Group offers curious... Read More »
Monday, March 30, 2020 - 6:30pm
Freeman Center for Jewish Life
Dr. Erhard Busek has served as Vice-Chancellor of the Republic of Austria, Minister for Science and Research, Minister for Education, Special Representative of the Austrian Government for the Enlargement of the European Union and Special Coordinator of the Stability Pact for Southeastern Europe.... Read More »
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 7:00pm
"Indexical Chaos and Narrative Control in Marcel Beyer's Flughunde" **This lecture and Q&A will be held remotely on Zoom. There will be a Zoom invitation sent on the day of the event.
Friday, April 3, 2020 - 4:00pm
UNC Hamilton Hall - 569
Third-World Refugees, Rights, and West Germany in the 1970s and 80s During the 1970s and 80s, tens of thousands of refugees from Africa, the Middle East, and South Asia began seeking asylum in West Germany each year. While scholars have examined how the West German media, state, and society... Read More »
Sunday, April 5, 2020 - 2:00pm
Hosted by The Franklin Humanities Institute at  Smith Warehouse, Duke University Friday April 5th, Ahmadieh Lecture Hall (Bay 4) of Smith Warehouse 2:00-2:30  Welcome and Mingling 2:30-2:45  Welcome: Toril Moi(James B. Duke Professor of Literature and Romance Studies,, Director of PAL) andLanier... Read More »
Monday, April 6, 2020 - 1:00pm
Wilson Library - UNC Chapel Hill
The rebuilding of the two German states – the Federal Republic of Germany (FRG) and the German Democratic Republic (GDR) – after the end of the Second World War is often portrayed as a success story in the narratives of both former Allies, the Soviet Union in the East and the United States of... Read More »
Wednesday, April 8, 2020 - 7:00pm
Old Chem. 119 - Duke Campus
In compliance with Duke University's directive on public meetings, we are unfortunately canceling this event. For more information, please go to this website: https://coronavirus.duke.edu/**
Tuesday, April 14, 2020 - 5:00pm
Rubenstein 153 - Duke Campus
In compliance with Duke University's directive on public meetings, we are unfortunately canceling this event. For more information, please go to this website: https://coronavirus.duke.edu/**
Thursday, April 16, 2020 - 10:00am
Nelson Music Room - Duke University - East Campus
Speaker(s):  Cecilio M. Cooper, Patrice D. Douglass, Joy A James, David Marriott, Jared Sexton, Frank B. Wilderson III, Jaye Austin Williams, Mlondolozi Zondi A one-day symposium celebrating the 10thanniversary of Red, White, and Black: Cinema and the Structure of US Antagonisms by Frank B.... Read More »

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