Events

Jan 19 2019 - 10:00am to Sep 1 2019 - 5:00pm
Hugh Mangum was a self-taught photographer born in Durham in 1877, when it was a newly incorporated, tobacco fueled boomtown. He was an itinerant portraitist with a temporary studio, working mostly in North Carolina and Virginia, during the segregationist laws of the Jim Crow era. Mangum had an... Read More »
Apr 19 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
The Center for Documentary Studies' DocX lab is excited to join us in the Ruby to present CDS Shortwave, an experimental website that showcases the documentary arts as practiced at CDS for nearly thirty years. The presentation will encompass other works-in-progress, as well, including a web-based... Read More »
Apr 23 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Indigenous filmmaker, organizer, and renowned educator Myron Dewey held the position of Spring 2019 Lehman Brady Visiting Professor. The visiting joint chair professorship in Documentary Studies and American Studies at Duke University and the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill is administered... Read More »
Apr 24 2019 - 10:00am to 11:00am
Exhibits-in-progress by undergrads in CDS instructor MJ Sharp's photography classes will culminate in pop-up shows at CDS on April 24: 10-11 a.m. Introduction to Black and White Photography, Porch Gallery; 2-3 p.m. Photography Workshop, University Gallery. Says Sharp of the Intro to Black-and-White... Read More »
Apr 24 2019 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
UExhibits-in-progress by undergrads in CDS instructor MJ Sharp's photography classes will culminate in pop-up shows at CDS on April 24: 10-11 a.m. Introduction to Black and White Photography, Porch Gallery; 2-3 p.m. Photography Workshop, University Gallery. Says Sharp of the Photography Workshop: "... Read More »
Apr 30 2019 - 11:45am to 1:00pm
Self-taught photographer Hugh Mangum was born in 1877 in Durham, North Carolina, as its burgeoning tobacco economy put the frontier-like boomtown on the map. As an itinerant portraitist working primarily in North Carolina and Virginia during the rise of Jim Crow, Mangum welcomed into his temporary... Read More »
May 19 2019 - 12:00pm to 5:00pm
Hugh Mangum was a self-taught photographer born in Durham in 1877, when it was a newly incorporated, tobacco fueled boomtown. He was an itinerant portraitist with a temporary studio, working mostly in North Carolina and Virginia, during the segregationist laws of the Jim Crow era. Mangum had an... Read More »