Upcoming Events

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 12:30pm
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The Office of Black Church Studies at Duke Divinity School and Professor William Willimon, S.T.D., will host a discussion with William B. Gravely, Ph.D., D' 69, the author of the 2019 book, They Stole Him Out of Jail: Willie Earle, South Carolina's Last Lynching Victim published by the University... Read More »
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 1:30pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
This international, interdisciplinary research program is an exploration of ancient "reading cultures" or "reading communities" that seeks to extend the work in William Johnson's Readers and Reading Cultures in the High Empire: A Study of Elite Communities (Oxford University Press, 2010). This... Read More »
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 1:30pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
This international, interdisciplinary research program is an exploration of ancient "reading cultures" or "reading communities" that seeks to extend the work in William Johnson's Readers and Reading Cultures in the High Empire: A Study of Elite Communities (Oxford University Press, 2010). This... Read More »
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 5:30pm
Penn Pavilion
Duke Divinity School will hold a book launch and special lecture/discussion on "Christ and the Common Life: Political Theology and the Case for Democracy," a new book by Luke Bretherton, professor of theological ethics at the school and senior fellow of The Kenan Institute for Ethics at Duke... Read More »
Monday, November 4, 2019 - 7:00pm
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PLEASE NOTE THIS EVENT IS AT UNC-CH, FRIDAY CENTER. This lecture explores the role of Yiddish in Freud's writings and in the reception and translation of psychoanalysis. Was Yiddish, as the French psychoanalyst Max Kohn suggests, the "unconscious" of Freud's German works? Were Yiddish translations... Read More »
Monday, November 18, 2019 - 6:00pm
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The Duke Center for Jewish Studies and the annual Rudnick lecture proudly welcomes David Makovsky and Ghaith Al-Omari, senior fellows at The Washington Institute. This event is free and open to the public. A reception and book signing will follow the event. David Makovsky is the Ziegler... Read More »
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 5:30pm
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The Theology, Medicine, and Culture Initiative at Duke Divinity School will host the Inaugural Catena Lecture in Medicine, Faith and Service, given by Tom Catena, MD: "Gratitude in Action: One Doctor. One Hospital. One Million Patients." The annual lectureship will appreciate the example of Dr. Tom... Read More »