events

02globespotter-madrid-blog480APR 2: Film: “Microphone,” Introduction by Prof Ellen McLarney (AMES) & Yakein Abdelmagid (Cultural Anthropology). Q&A to follow. Richard White Lecture HAll 107, 7pm

MAR 29: Arts of Revolution in the Middle East Conference, Duke-UNC Annual Middle East Studies Conference, John Hope Franklin Center, West Campus (registration required)

MAR 28: Arts of Revolution in the Middle East Conference, Duke-UNC Annual Middle East Studies Conference, Von Canon, West Campus (registration required)

MAR 27: Concert: Malek Jandali, Composer and Painist, The Voice of the Free Syrian Children benefit and opening for the Arts of Revolution in the Middle East Conference, Nelson Music Room, East Campus, 7:30 pm

MAR 4: Film: “The Uprising” is produced by Rien à Voir in association with Third Films and Presented in collaboration with Documentary Fortnight: MoMA’s International Festival of Nonfiction Film and Media. Peter Snowdon will be present for a Q & A following the screening.

FEB 10: Film: “Ladder to Damascus,” Introduction by AMES Prof miriam cooke, Richard White Lecture Hall 107, 7pm

NOV 20: Hacktivism and the Fiction of Arab Resurgence, Prof Tarek El Ariss, 5-6:30pm, FC 240

NOV 12: Documenting the Arab Spring, photojournalist David Degner, 6-7pm

SEPT 18: The Arts of the Democratic Revolution: Graffiti in Egypt Wednesday at the Center talk with Mia Gröndahl, 12 noon

SEPT 17: Reception for opening of the exhibit “Revolution Graffiti: Street Art of Egypt,” photographs by journalist Mia Gröndahl, 5pm

SEPT 16: “Revolution Graffiti: Street Art of Egypt ,” Exhibit of photographs by journalist Mia Gröndahl, through Nov 22