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Monday, March 27 2017

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Please mark your calendars and join us in hosting a number of African scholars on Monday, March 27th, 2:00-5:00 for a small symposium on Muslim African intellectual history. This event is sponsored by the History Department, Religions and Public Life at the Kenan Institute for Ethics, The...

2:00 pm to 5:00 pm

KEYNOTE:"Beyond Timbuktu: an intellectual history of Muslim West Africa"Ousmane Kane, Harvard UniversityFOLLOWED BY A PANEL AND DISCUSSION:"Fulbe literature in Arabic in 19th-century West Africa,"Mohamed Diagayété, Associate Director, Institut des Hautes Études et de Recherche Islamique - Ahmad...

5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks is a British rabbi, philosopher and scholar of Judaism. Since stepping down as the Chief Rabbi of the United Hebrew Congregations of the Commonwealth - a position he served for 22 years between 1991 and 2013 - Rabbi Sacks has held a number of professorships at several...

6:00 pm to 7:15 pm

Please join the Duke Program in American Grand Strategy, the Triangle Institute for Security Studies, the Sanford School of Public Policy, and the Center for Latin American and Caribbean studies for a public talk with Admiral Kurt Tidd and General (Ret.) Martin Dempsey titled, "Current...