Past Events

Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 6:00pm
Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater
Film Screening: "A Separation" (Asghar Farhadi, 2011, 123 min, Iran, Persian with English subtitles, color, 35mm) -- A married couple are faced with a difficult decision - to improve the life of their child by moving to another country, or to stay in Iran and look after a deteriorating parent... Read More »
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 5:30pm
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In this journey from the deep subterranean spaces of the West Bank and Gaza to their militarized airspace, Weizman unravels Israel¿s mechanisms of control and the transformation of the Occupied Territories into an artifice in which all natural and built features function as the instruments of... Read More »
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 5:30pm
Westbrook 0015
In this journey from the deep subterranean spaces of the West Bank and Gaza to their militarized airspace, Weizman unravels Israel¿s mechanisms of control and the transformation of the Occupied Territories into an artifice in which all natural and built features function as the instruments of... Read More »
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 9:00am
Perkins Library
Few trials in French history have been so decisive, and so divisive, as the twelve year trial, re-trial and eventual acquittal of the Jewish Captain Alfred Dreyfus, who, in 1894, was falsely accused of selling military secrets to the enemy German army. As Emile Zola suggested in his valiant... Read More »
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 - 7:30am
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We look forward to seeing you at our Third Biennial German Jewish Studies Workshop. Make sure to check back regularly on our new website for updates on the workshop program: http://germanjewishstudiesworkshop.german.duke.edu
Monday, February 11, 2013 - 7:30am
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We look forward to seeing you at our Third Biennial German Jewish Studies Workshop next February. Make sure to check back regularly on our new website for updates on the workshop program: http://germanjewishstudiesworkshop.german.duke.edu
Sunday, February 10, 2013 - 2:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center 240
The Duke-UNC Jewish Studies Seminar welcomes Tamar Merin, Department of Literature, Tel Aviv University, who will discuss her paper entitled "'The Secret Which Makes a Hero of the Weak': The Rise of Israeli Women's Prose Fiction." Professor Merin specializes in Hebrew and Israeli Literature,... Read More »
Saturday, February 9, 2013 - 11:00pm
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We look forward to seeing you at our Third Biennial German Jewish Studies Workshop next February. Make sure to check back regularly on our new website for updates on the workshop program: http://germanjewishstudiesworkshop.german.duke.edu
Monday, February 4, 2013 - 4:30pm
Westbrook 0014
Ivan Marcus, Frederick P. Rose Professor of Jewish History, Professor of History and of Religious Studies, and Chair of Yale's Program in Judaic Studies, gives a lecture at the Duke Center for Jewish Studies entitled: "What Happened to the Jews of Medieval France? A Diaspora that Disappeared... Read More »
Wednesday, January 30, 2013 - 3:00pm
Perkins Library
Please join the Duke University Libraries for an exhibit reception for "A Mockery of Justice: Caricature and the Dreyfus Affair" in the Rubenstein Library Photography Gallery. The exhibition was curated by doctoral students in Art, Art History & Visual Studies and is co-sponsored by the... Read More »

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