THE DEVIL’S DILEMMA BLOG

  • The True Cost of Food
    The True Cost of Food

    What is food to you? When you enter the shiny, fluorescent, pristine walls of a grocery store, what do you think of? For me, food was always about finding a More…

  • Coming Out of the South (but not leaving)
    Coming Out of the South (but not leaving)

    Since coming to Duke, my friendships represent wider geographic diversity than ever before. Coming from a small county west of Winston-Salem, North Carolina where the fact that neither of my parents had grown More…

  • #MeToo & you.
    #MeToo & you.

            A few weeks ago, yet another scandal broke out within the Hollywood drama circuit. A modern twist of what I have come to see as the More…

  • A Tale of Two Processes: Recruitment & Rush
    A Tale of Two Processes: Recruitment & Rush

    There’s two types of rush (recruitment for the politically correct) at Duke. Spring rush, where you try to impress multiple different types of people while assuring them you’re a perfect More…

EVENTS

  • Do Snack with Mitch Landrieu, March 2
    Do Snack with Mitch Landrieu, March 2

    How do we tell our history? Whose voices are heard? What role does politics play? Join New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu for snacks and discussion to get a different More…

  • Do Snack with Dr. Lauret Savoy, Feb. 20
    Do Snack with Dr. Lauret Savoy, Feb. 20

    Join Dr. Lauret Savoy, author of Trace: Memory, History, Race, and the American Landscape and the Katz Family Fellow of Spring 2018, for a Do Snack (a twist on our Do More…

  • Do Lunch with Stephen Metcalf, November 7
    Do Lunch with Stephen Metcalf, November 7

    Join Slate magazine’s Critic-at-Large Stephen Metcalf to talk about how culture shapes society and vice-versa, how neoliberalism led to the Trump presidency and the role and responsibility of More…

  • Do Lunch with Darrin Zammit Lupi, November 3
    Do Lunch with Darrin Zammit Lupi, November 3

    Join Malta-based photojournalist and humanitarian Darrin Zammit Lupi for lunch, to discuss the impact of documentary photography and media advocacy on behalf of vulnerable populations, notably migrants attempting to More…