Upcoming Events

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 6:30pm to 7:30pm
Open and free to Public Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pmat Community Room at Haven Medical in Chapel Hill, NC
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:40pm
Bryan Center Griffith Film Theater
Film Screening: "Zemene" (Melissa Donovan, 2014, 68 min, USA, in English, Color, DCP) / "Zemene" is a full-length documentary that follows a spirited 10-year old Ethiopian girl, Zemenework (Zemene), as she fights to keep hope alive and survive her life-threatening condition of Kyphosis, a severe... Read More »
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
The Duke Center for Jewish Studies is proud to welcome Dr. Rick Hodes to campus for a discussions about Tzedakah (charity/ moral and societal obligations) in the real world.Rick Hodes is an American doctor who has lived and worked in Ethiopia for over 20 years. He is the Medical Director of... Read More »
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153
A major book launch event with three authors:Cemil Aydin (UNC), The Idea of the Muslim World (Harvard UP, 2017)Will Hanley (FSU), Identifying with Nationality (Columbia UP, 2017)Adam Mestyan (Duke), Arab Patriotism (Princeton UP, 2017)
Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 4:00am to 5:00am
Westbrook 0012
In this panel discussion about the publication of the second edition of The Jewish Annotated New Testament, editors Marc Brettler, Bernice and Morton Lerner Professor of Judaic Studies at Duke University and Amy-Jill Levine, E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Professor of New Testament Studies, and... Read More »
Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
West Duke 101 - Ahmadieh Family Conference Room
A lecture by Prof. Brett Wilson (CEU). Increasing state control over religious institutions has played a pivotal role in modernization projects in Turkey dating back to the early nineteenth century. In 1925, the Turkish state abolished Sufi orders (mystical brotherhoods) and shuttered their lodges... Read More »