Wednesdays at the Center Series

Dr. Timothy Dobe and Dr. Sumathy Ramaswamy speaking on Muslim Gandhi

Wednesdays at the Center is a topical weekly series in which scholars, artists, journalists, and others speak informally about their work in conversation with the audience. The series is organized and presented by the John Hope Franklin Center with the support of the Duke University's Center for International and Global Studies (DUCIGS) and other partner organizations. All events in the series are free and open to the public. A light lunch is served at each event.


The John Hope Franklin Center seeks collaborating partners for its Spring 2020 Wednesdays at the Center program.

Program Description:

Wednesdays at the Center is a weekly series in which scholars, artists, journalists, and others speak informally about their work in conversation with an audience of students, faculty, staff, and community members.
The series is organized, hosted, and archived by the John Hope Franklin Center. Collaborating partners provide support with lunch and guest services. All events in the series are free and open to the public.

Format:

Each event in the series is one hour, running from 12:00pm – 1:00pm. Speakers should prepare a 45-50 minute presentation and allow for an open forum conversation with the audience at the end of the talk.
Presentations are recorded and videos made available on the Franklin Center’s YouTube channel.

Proposals:

Proposals should be submitted below through this linked digital form. The deadline for submission is December 6, 2019 by 5:00 pm. Questions can be directed to Meredith Watkins (mw390@duke.edu).

Events

There are no upcoming events.

Contact

Meredith Watkins
919-681-2293
mw390@duke.edu