Past Events

Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 10:00am
Westbrook 0014
Panel discussion on religion, conflict and engagement, considering the 'every day forms of wickedness' which are routinely encountered in international peace work as well as the possibility of achieving a sense of inner freedom in the face of this conflict. Dr. David Shulman, Renee Lang... Read More »
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 5:00pm
Westbrook 0012
Inventing Gandhi and Martin Luther King in Palestine: Notes from the Peace Front. This lecture will include a short clip from the film Budrus and will followed by comments from Dr. Laurie Patton, Dean of the Trinity College, audience Q&A as well as a reception and book signing. Guest... Read More »
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 12:00pm
Gray 230
The Duke Center for Jewish Studies is proud to be hosting David Shulman, Renee Lang Professor of Humanistic Studies at Hebrew University (Jerusalem), peace activist, and author of Dark Hope, for an intimate lunch and round-table discussion on October 17, 2012 at 12pm in 230 Gray Building.... Read More »
Friday, October 5, 2012 (All day)
The Biblical Archaeology Society (BAS) and the American Schools of Oriental Research (ASOR) have teamed up once more to bring you an all-star line-up of Biblical archaeologists and scholars in this thrilling three-day program. Presenting at this exciting program are the ever-popular and... Read More »
Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 5:15pm
Sanford 05
Reception & Book-Signing: 5:15 - 6:15 pm Public Lecture: 6:15 - 7:30 pm COPIES OF PETER BEINART'S BOOK, "THE CRISIS OF ZIONISM," WILL BE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE. MR. BEINART WILL BE ON HAND TO SIGN THEM. Peter Beinart is the author of "The Crisis of Zionism" (Times Books, 2012) and editor of... Read More »
Wednesday, September 12, 2012 - 11:30am
Gray 229 (York Reading Room)
The Perilman Summer Fellowships allow graduate students working on dissertations to complete summer projects involving language study, travel, primary source investigation, and many other exciting opportunities. Come and join us over lunch in order to discuss the research that these graduate... Read More »
Sunday, September 9, 2012 (All day)
West Campus
Duke University is proud to host The Bible in the Public Square Conference - a unique 2-day conference with experts speaking to the role of the Bible in everything from Public Schools and American Politics, to the Middle East and popular culture. All panels on Sunday will take place in... Read More »
Monday, August 27, 2012 - 8:30am
Fall Semester Classes Begin; Drop/Add Continues
Tuesday, June 12, 2012 (All day)
Duke Center for Jewish Studies affiliated faculty, Malachi Hacohen, Shai Ginsburg, and Joseph Shatzmiller will be speaking at the international conference on: "Religion & Identity In European and Beyond: Between Hybridity & Ethnicity" The conference will be held at the Bar-Ilan... Read More »
Saturday, June 2, 2012 - 7:30pm
Bryan Center Sheafer Theater
World music band Mappamundi performs the great songs featured on the brand new CD CABARET WARSAW. These swing numbers, tangos, ballads, and folk songs were hits in Warsaw's Polish-language and Yiddish-language cabarets between the world wars, a period when Jewish and Gentile composers and... Read More »