Events

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

(All day)

The art exhibit Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom focuses on an extraordinary - and now lost - historical artifact: a "Book of Paintings" created by José Antonio Aponte, a free black... read more »

6:00PM to 9:00PM

The opening reception for the Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom exhibit at the Power Plant Gallery will include an Afro-Cuban-inspired dance in the exhibit space at approximately 6 pm.... read more »

Thursday, September 20, 2018

(All day)

The art exhibit Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom focuses on an extraordinary - and now lost - historical artifact: a "Book of Paintings" created by José Antonio Aponte, a free black... read more »

12:00PM to 1:30PM

Lunchtime tour of the art and informal discussion with several Visionary Aponte artists, co-curators Ada Ferrer and Édouard Duval-Carrié, and Duke collaborator Laurent Dubois. Light lunch served... read more »

4:00PM

Kaja Silverman Keith L. and Katherine Sachs Professor of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania (Photograph by Carrie Schneider) LECTURE Stopping with Astonishment before M. le Gray's 'Sea and... read more »

5:00PM to 8:00PM

The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate... read more »

5:00PM to 6:00PM

Duke Professor Helen Solterer will give a talk about "In Transit: Arts & Migration Around Europe" with undergraduate students who contributed to the exhibition. This fall, the Nasher Museum... read more »

5:30PM to 8:00PM

Hero Complexities is a multidisciplinary performance work created by Greensboro-based choreographer Duane Cyrus that is inspired by the heroic acts of his uncle Charles W. David Jr., a United States... read more »

Friday, September 21, 2018

(All day)

The art exhibit Visionary Aponte: Art & Black Freedom focuses on an extraordinary - and now lost - historical artifact: a "Book of Paintings" created by José Antonio Aponte, a free black... read more »

10:00AM to 12:00PM

The Department of English at Duke University is pleased to present Blackburn Festival: The Mackey Sessions, a multi-day multi-venue poetry festival centered around music and myth in the work of Nate... read more »

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