Past Events

Monday, April 1, 2013 - 9:00am
Old Chemistry 25
Department of Statistical Science faculty meet the first Monday of each month
Wednesday, March 6, 2013 - 12:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 "Garage"
Duke Center for Jewish Studies hosts Neve Gordon, Professor of Politics and Government at Ben-Gurion University, and author of "Israel's Occupation" for a lunch seminar entitled: "Is it Possible to Create a Common Future? Hagar: Jewish-Arab Education for Equality." After discussing the deep-... Read More »
Tuesday, March 5, 2013 - 3:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 "Garage"
Neve Gordon, Professor of Politics and Government at Ben-Gurion University, and author of "Israel's Occupation" will give a lecture entitled "Securitizing Human Rights: Lawfare and the Assault on Rights Work in Israel/Palestine." A major campaign against universal human rights has been underway... Read More »
Monday, February 25, 2013 - 6:00pm
Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater
Film Screening: "5 Broken Cameras" (Emad Burnat & Guy Davidi, 2011, 94 min, Israel/France/Netherlands, in Hebrew and Arabic with English subtitles, color, DVD) -- An extraordinary work of both cinematic and political activism, "5 Broken Cameras" is a deeply personal, first-hand account of... Read More »
Monday, February 25, 2013 - 6:00pm
Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater
Duke is proud to screen the award-winning documentary: "5 Broken Cameras" as part of it's "Rethinking Israel" series, made possible by the gracious support of the Sara & E.J. Evans Foundation. An extraordinary work of both cinematic and political activism, 5 Broken Cameras is a deeply... Read More »
Sunday, February 24, 2013 - 2:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center 240
The Duke-UNC Jewish Studies Seminar welcomes Professor Marsha Rozenblit, Department of History, University of Maryland, who will present her paper "Jews and Other Germans: The Case of Moravia, 1848-1938." A social and cultural historian of the Jews of Central Europe, Professor Rozenblit has... Read More »
Thursday, February 21, 2013 - 6:00pm
White 107 (White Lecture Hall)
Film Screening: "Iranian Taboo" (Reza Allamedzadeh, 2011, 78 min, USA, Persian with English subtitles, color, DVD) -- Iranian Taboo tells the harrowing story of Baha'i woman Nadereh and her 14-year-old daughter who decide to sell all their belongings and leave their home in Isfahan to take... Read More »
Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 3:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 "Garage"
Eyal Weizman uses the term ¿forensic,¿ derived from the Latin forensis, ¿forum,¿ to reconstruct the history of attacks on and violations of buildings. Drawing from the fields of judicial medicine and psychiatry, ¿Forensic Architecture¿ serves in revisiting damaged Palestinian houses and ruins.... Read More »
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 5:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 "Garage"
In the aftermath of World War II, two notorious Nazi villains were exposed in different ways. Adolf Eichmann was tried in Jerusalem in 1960, beginning the ''era of the witness'' in the prosecution of human rights abuses. Josef Mengele escaped Germany and lived out his life hidden in Argentina.... Read More »
Wednesday, February 13, 2013 - 5:00pm
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In the aftermath of World War II, two notorious Nazi villains were exposed in different ways. Adolf Eichmann was tried in Jerusalem in 1960, beginning the ''era of the witness'' in the prosecution of human rights abuses. Josef Mengele escaped Germany and lived out his life hidden in Argentina.... Read More »

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