Past Conferences

April 6, 2017 to April 8, 2017

The Department of Asian & Middle Eastern Studies is honored to announce an international conference to honor Prof. miriam cooke’s multifaceted... read more »

March 31, 2017 to April 1, 2017

Duke University will host a select graduate student conference in conjunction with its third annual Critical Asian Humanities workshop, which will... read more »

February 24, 2017

Presented by the Asian Global Health Humanities Working Group. Co-Sponsored by Humanities Futures, the Health Humanities Lab,  the Program in Gender... read more »

November 12, 2016

This workshop brings together scholars and archivists who are seriously engaged in the films of the early twentieth century and their divided... read more »

October 21, 2016

A symposium exploring Arab and Middle Eastern communities in Latin America—whether Muslim (Sunni, Shia, Druze), Jewish, Christian, or secular—in... read more »

September 24, 2016 to September 26, 2016

One of the main tropes of modern Hebrew literature—in contradistinction to ancient and medieval literatures—is “youth.” It seems almost natural that... read more »

April 8, 2016 to April 9, 2016

Duke University will host a select graduate student conference on April 8th, 2016, in conjunction with its second annual Critical Asian Humanities... read more »

April 3, 2015 to April 4, 2015

Integrating approaches and methodologies from cultural studies, critical theory, and area studies, Critical Asian Humanities is an interdisciplinary... read more »