Events

Apr 30 2017 - 2:00pm to Nov 11 2017 - 7:00pm
The Certificate in Documentary Studies program attracts Duke undergraduates to the Center for Documentary Studies from across the arts and sciences. Under the guidance of Nancy Kalow and Alex Harris, twelve seniors in the Fall 2016 and Spring 2017 Documentary Capstone Seminars completed a final... Read More »
Jun 22 2017 - 9:00am to Nov 11 2017 - 5:00pm
During a two-year collaboration between the nonprofit Student Action with Farmworkers (SAF) and the Literacy Through Photography (LTP) program at the Center for Documentary Studies, farmworker teens in SAF's Levante Leadership Institute created an extraordinary collection of artwork. The SAF... Read More »
Jul 27 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:15pm
In the southwestern United States, the earth and sky connect in never-ending expanses. These vistas inspired revolutionary artists like Robert Smithson and Nancy Holt to create the Land Art movement in the 1960s. Making geography their canvas, the artists of this movement highlighted humans'... Read More »
Aug 31 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:40pm
For more than 40 years, John and Amanda Leyden have taught children at Headfort, a rare Irish primary-age boarding school. When the film opens, the new school year is just beginning. Boys and girls bid farewell to their parents, the pangs of their uncertainty palpable. But the air of possibility... Read More »