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Thursday, March 21 2019

12:00 am

Palermo, Sicily is often referred to as the "world's most conquered city," having been claimed by the Phoenicians (who called it Zyz), Greeks, Carthaginians, Romans, Moors, Normans, and Spaniards among others over 3,000 years. In the last ten years, it has been undergoing a process of "...

12:00 pm to 1:15 pm

Peter Katzenstein will be presenting a talk, titled "Power in Uncertainty: Exploring the Unexpected in World Politics." This seminar is part of the Robert R. Wilson Lecture series. It is co-sponsored by the Department of Political Science, the Sanford School of Public Policy, and the Duke...

5:00 pm to 6:30 pm

Concern for civility in American public discourse is on the rise, as tolerance for opposing views seems to be in decline. Some call for the preservation of these essential virtues, the erosion of which would lead to even greater conflict. Others suggest that the time for civility has passed, or...