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 »
Jul 10 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 15 2017 - 9:00am to Nov 5 2017 - 8:00pm
"Dream of a House," as both an exhibition and book, are a remarkable and a surprising tribute to the passions and preoccupations of this uncommonly gifted writer. Here is a work that speaks to long-time fans of Reynolds Price and to those discovering him for the first time. Alex Harris and Margaret... Read More »
Aug 18 2017 - 6:00pm to 9:00pm
August 18, 2017Third Friday Durham6pm-9pmMark your calendars for Third Friday Durham with #PPGArtist Julia Gartrell, in collaboration with Tom Whiteside of Durham Cinematheque, for an evening of discussion and film.A selection of films from Durham Cinematheque's Nicotine Cinema collection will be... Read More »
Aug 25 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Wild animals, wild places, wild adventures. Join us for stories on the allure of the unknown, the ways we negotiate the natural world, and humanity's struggle to find a place within it.Bring a blanket, bring a picnic, bring a friend. This is an outdoor event; rain date Sept 1.More information: http... Read More »
Aug 31 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:15pm
Join us for a lunchtime panel discussion with current #PPGArtist and sculptor Julia Gartrell, playwright Howard L. Craft, musician M.C. Taylor of Hiss Golden Messenger, and former #PPGArtist and performance artist Aya Shabu, as they discuss their research methodologies in the pursuit of their craft... 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 »