Events

Mar 2 2017 - 9:00am to Jun 3 2017 - 5:00am
"In Conditions of Fresh Water" is an exhibition that explores environmental racism, based on a collaborative documentary research project by artist Torkwase Dyson, attorney/environmental scientist Danielle Purifoy, and residents of two North Carolina and Alabama counties. Black towns and... Read More »
Mar 24 2017 -
7:00pm to 10:00pm
The Center for Documentary Studies and the Southern Documentary Fund are pleased to present a free screening of Olympia Stone's "Elizabeth King / Body of Work," a film that examines the work of this unique sculptor at a pivotal moment in her artistic career, ultimately asking what it means to be... Read More »
Apr 4 2017 (All day)
Duke University's Master of Fine Arts in Experimental and Documentary Arts program (MFAEDA) celebrates the successes of its Class of 2017 in its annual Thesis Exhibition, March 3-April 4. Featuring presentations of film and video, installation, performance, photography, interactive arts, sound and... Read More »
Apr 13 2017 -
6:00pm to 8:00pm
The Susan E. Tifft Initiative on Documentary and Journalism will create a meeting place where documentary artists, journalists, media professionals, independent publishers, and others working in text, photography, radio, and film can investigate how the time-honored traits of documentary-such as... Read More »
Apr 28 2017 -
5:00pm to 7:00pm
An important component of our "Small Town USA" course is a presentation of final projects to the community and the people that were photographed, along with presentations of the work. Both the presentations and the exhibit will be included in Hillsborough's "Last Friday" on April 28, 2017.
Apr 30 2017 -
2:00pm to 4:00pm
On April 30, twelve Duke University students graduating with a Certificate in Documentary Studies will present their final projects to the public and receive their certificates, followed by a celebratory light dinner. The Certificate in Documentary Studies program attracts Duke undergraduates to... Read More »
May 24 2017 -
7:00pm to 9:00pm
At a graduation event at the Full Frame Theater, Continuing Education students at the Center for Documentary Studies will present their final projects to the public and receive their Certificate in Documentary Arts, having completed a structured sequence of courses. During the course, students... Read More »