Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 3:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105
Niko Pfund, President and Academic Publisher, Oxford University Press USA, with Kamela Hayward-Rotimi, Distinguished Visiting Research Scholar at the Center for African and African-American Research, Adriane Lentz-Smith, Professor of History, and Gisela Fosado, Editor, Duke University Press
Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 4:00pm
Duke Chapel
The Duke Evensong Singers present their fall concert The Psalm Project. Jews, Christians, and Muslims have found comfort in the Psalms for thousands of years. In this concert featuring Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, the choir will sing Psalms expressing universal themes of joy, compassion, anger,... Read More »
Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 12:00pm
0014 Westbrook
It's that time of year again! We are getting ready for our first Teaching & Learning event of the semester. This year, we are fortunate to have Lamont Cannon from the Office of the Provost coming to teach us how to set up our Scholars@Duke web pages and talk about how they can be helpful for... Read More »
Monday, October 29, 2018 - 7:00pm
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The Carolina Center for Jewish Studies hosts and the Duke Center for Jewish Studies co-sponsors Jonathan Weisman (NY Times)who will give the Sylvia and Irving Margolis Lectureship on the Jewish Experience in the American South: "Antisemitism and the Jewish experience in the South." Jonathan Weisman... Read More »
Thursday, November 1, 2018 (All day)
Rubenstein Library Carpenter Conference Room 249
The Kenan Institute and the Duke Library will hold a two-day symposium on 1-2 November 2018 entitled "Arabic Medicine Conquers Latin Europe, 1050-1300: Methods and Motives," showing how the accomplished Arabic medical writings of the medieval Middle East and Spain were discovered, translated, and... Read More »
Monday, November 5, 2018 - 6:00pm
Westbrook 0012
Shari Rabin (College of Charleston), comes to Duke to discuss "How Frontier Jews Made American Judaism." Shari Rabin is the Assistant Professor of Jewish Studies, Director of the Pearlstine/Lipov Center for Southern Jewish Culture at the College of Charleston. Shari Rabin joined the Yaschik/Arnold... Read More »
Sunday, November 11, 2018 - 4:00pm
Rubenstein Library Breedlove Room 349
The Jewish Studies Seminar is proud to welcome Sara Lipton (Stonybrook University). Lipton's work focuses on religious identity and experience, Jewish-Christian relations, and art and culture in the high and later Middle Ages (11th-15th centuries). She is interested in the relationship between... Read More »
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 - 6:00pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Auditorium, Room 107
Learn from Fuqua career coach and The 2-Hour Job Search author Steve Dalton as he offers an exact process for effectively turning strangers into advocates, leading to more internal referrals and more job interviews. This session proposes an efficient alternative to endlessly applying to online job... Read More »
Wednesday, November 14, 2018 - 4:00pm
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The Duke Center for Jewish Studies welcomes Ephraim Kanarfogel, the E. Billi Ivry University Professor of Jewish History, Literature and Law at the Bernard Revel Graduate School of Jewish Studies, Yeshiva University. Professor Kanarfogel will present a lecture on: "Differing Perceptions of Church... Read More »
Sunday, November 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
Rubenstein Library Breedlove Room 349
Professor Krutikov (U Michigan) is currently working on a study of the Soviet Yiddish author Der Nister, A Witness to the People: Der Nister and Soviet Yiddish Literature under Stalin, 1929-1949. His other research projects explore literary representations of the urban spaces of Kiev, Vilnius, and... Read More »

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