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Statement of Support for Ayşe Gül Altinay

Statement of Support for Ayşe Gül Altinay

Friday, May 24, 2019
The Turkish government is prosecuting hundreds of academics who signed a petition by a group called "Academics for Peace" advocating a peaceful solution to the Kurdish conflict. It is part of the on-going crackdown on free expression and speech in the country. A beloved academic and renowned... Read More »
The Fixer: Visa Lottery Chronicles

The Fixer: Visa :Lottery Chronicles

Thursday, April 25, 2019
https://www.dukeupress.edu/the-fixer    
Senior Seminar Presentations Graduation with Distinction

Senior Seminar Presentations

Monday, April 22, 2019
Senior Seminar Thesis Presentations Room 225  Friedl Building, East Campus 1:30-3:00PM Lunch will be provided  Please join us to celebrate our senior thesis writers! Erick Daniel Aguilar: A Home of Our Own: Social Reproduction of a Precarious, Migrant Class Margaret... Read More »
Orin Starn and Miguel La Serna book reading and signing

The Shining Path: Love, Madness and Revolution in the Andes

Thursday, April 11, 2019
The Regulator welcomes Orin Starn and Miguel La Serna for a book reading and signing of The Shining Path: Love, Madness, and Revolution in the Andes.  The Shining Path tells the gripping history of the unlikely Maoist rebellion that nearly took power in Peru before its final defeat. ... Read More »
Tenur Standards for Digital Scholarship

Anne Allison: Tenur Standards for Digital Scholarship

Wednesday, April 3, 2019
Tenure Standards for Digital Scholarship, a conversation with Professor Anne Allison Thursday, April 11 | 12pm – 1pm | Lunch served at 12pm Smith Warehouse Bay 4, C105 | Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall RSVP | Facebook event Professor Allison co-authored the May 2018 “Tenure Standards Committee... Read More »

Amazon Changed How We Shop. Will It Change How We Eat?

Tuesday, February 19, 2019
Cultural anthropology graduate student on NPR's big morning show, 1A, Monday, February 18.  Amazon Changed How We Shop.  Will It Change How We Eat? 

CulAnth major Eric Oberstein, Duke '07 produces Grammy winning album

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
This past Sunday in Los Angeles, an album produced by Eric Oberstein, CulAnth major Duke '07, Back to the Sunset, by the Dafnis Prieto Big Band (DPBB), won the GRAMMY Award for Best Latin Jazz Album. Eric has had the pleasure of collaborating with Cuban-born drummer, composer,... Read More »

Harris Solomon, “On Life Support”

Wednesday, February 13, 2019
Friday, February 22, 2019 Harris Solomon, “On Life Support” 9:30am (Breakfast available at 9am) Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall C105, Bay 4, Smith Warehouse This paper considers the phenomenon of breath to understand the edges of living and dying. It is based on ethnographic research in a... Read More »

Faculty to Pursue Collaboration through 2019 Intellectual Community Planning Grants

Monday, February 4, 2019
  A key goal of Together Duke is to invest in faculty as scholars and leaders of the university’s intellectual communities. To foster collaboration around new and emerging areas of interest, Intellectual Community Planning Grants (ICPG) are available to groups of faculty. These grants... Read More »
China's Concentration Camps: What's at Stake?

China's Concentration Camps: What's at Stake?

Friday, January 11, 2019
Monday, January 28, 2019 6-8pm Perkins 217 Credible reports have revealed that China has detained over a million Uyghurs and other Turkic Muslims in internment camps, where they are forced to denounce their religion and ethnic identity. An Uyghur survivor of the camp system, Mihrigul Tursun,... Read More »

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