Recent Events

Academic Networking in Sub-Saharan and North Africa: From Accreditation to Global Ethics

April 27-28, 2018 | Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, John Hope Franklin Center

In collaboration with the Duke Islamic Studies Center, the Duke University Center for International and Global Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, the Kenan School for Ethics, Duke Office of Global Affairs, and Research Africa

Africa-India: Encounters, Episodes, Entanglements

April 2-3, 2018 | Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Smith Warehouse

In collaboration with the Duke Center for International and Global Studies and the Duke India Initiative

Spring Keynote: African Economic Futures

April 2, 2018 | Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Smith Warehouse

In collaboration with the Forum for Scholars and Publics

 A Roundtable Discussion of Célestin Monga’s Nihilism and Negritude: Ways of Living in Africa

April 2, 2018 | Forum for Scholars and Publics

In collaboration with the Forum for Scholars and Publics

Planet Unplugged on Environmental Rights Defenders

April 2, 2018 | Love Auditorium

In collaboration with the Nicholas School of the Environment

Black Atlantic Series

March 26-31, 2018 | Motorco (and other venues in downtown Durham)

In collaboration with Duke Performances

Wednesdays at the Center: Africa’s “Scramble for Europe”

March 7, 2018 | Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, John Hope Franklin Center

In collaboration with the John Hope Franklin Center

Alsarah & the Nubatones

March 1, 2018 | Motorco

In collaboration with Duke Performances, Duke Islamic Studies Center, Duke’s Middle East Center, the Forum for Scholars and Publics, and Be Connected

Public Conversation: Alsarah at Beyù Caffè

February 28, 2018 | Beyù Caffè

In collaboration with Duke Performances, Duke Islamic Studies Center, the Duke University Middle East Center, the Forum for Scholars and Publics, and Be Connected

Redefining U.S. Strategic Interests in Africa

February 28, 2018 | Sanford 04

In collaboration with the Department of Political Science, the Duke University Program in American Grand Strategy, and the Sanford School of Public Policy

Guns and Society in Nigeria: A conversation on firearms as objects and instruments in colonial and postcolonial Africa

February 2, 2018 | Friedl 225

In collaboration with the Department of African and African American Studies

Third Annual African Film Festival

February 6, 13, 20, 27, 2018 | Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room

In collaboration with the Duke African Graduate and Professional Students’ Association and Duke Libraries

Global Opportunities Fair

November 13, 2017 | Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room

In collaboration with the Office of Global Affairs

Let’s Explore Africa State Championship

November 4, 2017 | Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, John Hope Franklin Center

AI-DAGPSA Conference

October 27, 2017 | Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room

In collaboration with the Duke African

Film Screening: Virunga

October 25, 2017 | Love Auditorium

In collaboration with the African Environment Club and the Duke Conservation Society

Bits of Borno: A Conversation with Photographer Fati Abubakar

October 25, 2017 | Forum for Scholars and Publics

In collaboration with African and African American Studies and the Forum for Scholars and Publics

Wednesdays at the Center: When Global Health Comes Home: Lessons from Sub-Saharan Africa and Refugees in the US

September 20, 2017 | Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, John Hope Franklin Center

In collaboration with the John Hope Franklin Center

Closing the Gap Between Screening and Treatment Using Pocket Colposcopy-Experience from Tanzania, United States, and Peru

September 12, 2017 | Rubenstein Library 249

In collaboration with the Duke University Center for International and Global Studies