Thursday, November 1, 2018
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm
Forum for Scholars and Publics
Old Chem 011
Duke's West Campus Quad
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Join this public discussion with award-winning writers Marcello Di Cintio and Jonathan Katz about the challenges of covering difficult and complex subjects. From Africa to the Caribbean to the walls that increasingly divide us, these writers will also talk about how they see the work of long-form journalism evolving. Moderated by Robin Kirk, co-director of the Duke Human Rights Center @ the Franklin Humanities Institute.
Free and open to the public. Light lunch served.
Co-sponsored by the Duke Human Rights Center @ the Franklin Humanities Institute, the Duke University Middle East Studies Center, the FOCUS program, the Forum for Scholars and Publics, the Center for Documentary Studies, the International Comparative Studies program, the Policy Journalism program, and the Program in Literature.
OCTOBER 31, 5 PM
AHMADIEH FAMILY LECTURE HALL, SMITH WAREHOUSE, BAY 4
BOOK TALK & RECEPTION
Marcello Di Cintio, "Pay No Heed to the Rockets: Life in Contemporary Palestine" - Award-winning author Marcello Di Cintio will speak about his exploration of the Palestinian experience through first-hand reporting about what art and literature mean to modern Palestinians.
Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute
Robin Kirk is the Faculty Co-Chair of the Executive Committee of the Duke Human Rights Center at the Franklin Humanities Institute and is a founding member of the&...