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The Ethics of Now presents Questlove – Music is History

Zoom

The Ethics of Now with Adriane Lentz-Smith continues from home this Fall with a series of brief, thoughtful and timely conversations about the ethical dilemmas of this historic moment. Join us on November 8, 2021 at 8pm for a conversation with Questlove about his new book, Music is History. Register: https://duke.zoom.us/webinar/register/6816353731201/WN_A1DvS_3WRwG1Te-hVR5-wg

The Ethics of Now presents Viet Thanh Nguyen

ONLINE

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE ZOOM WEBINAR Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen writes incisively, acerbically, and hilariously about power, trauma, and the meanings we make out of a fractured world. As a storyteller and critic, he encourages us to contend with past and present, and to generate more liberatory futures. Join Duke History […]

The Ethics of Now presents Min Jin Lee

Durham Arts Council 120 Morris St, Durham, NC

Bestselling author and National Book Award finalist for her novel Pachinko, Min Jin Lee writes about the Korean diaspora. Through her sensitive depictions of generations of families struggling to make their way in the world, she explores sweeping themes of race, class, gender, immigration, colonialism, and religion. Join Duke History professor Adriane Lentz-Smith for a […]

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The Ethics of Now with Michael Schur

Nasher Museum of Art 2001 Campus Dr., Durham

As the creative force behind shows like “Parks and Recreation” and “The Good Place,” Mike Schur has a gift for crafting communities of people flawed, absurd, and utterly endearing. His book shows the same perspicacity and generosity, while offering the funniest Moral Reasoning 101 class you’ll likely ever take. Join Duke History professor Adriane Lentz-Smith […]

The Ethics of Now with Ricky Moore

Durham Arts Council 120 Morris St, Durham, NC

James Beard Award–winning local chef Ricky Moore serves up North Carolina seafood prepared with creativity and heart. His cooking honors coastal Carolina traditions, showing us how sustainable cuisine is care for our communities and our planet. Join host Adriane Lentz-Smith for a conversation with Moore on Food as Care. This event takes place at the […]

The Ethics of Now with Angela Garbes

Durham Arts Council 120 Morris St, Durham, NC

Join the Kenan Institute for Ethics and host Adriane-Lentz Smith for a conversation with Angela Garbes on radicalism, justice, and mothering. Author of Essential Labor and Like A Mother Angela Garbes takes us beyond platitudes to talk about mothering as work—work that is power-bound but also lifted up by radical hope. Through an approach that is […]