Latest Past Events

Ukraine at War: Life in a Time of Fear of Hope

Join us for "Ukraine at War: Life in a Time of Fear and Hope," a symposium sponsored by the Kenan Institute for Ethics at Duke University. Events include a screening of the Academy Award-winning documentary film “20 Days in Mariupol,” which documents the brutal siege of the city; a Katz Women, Ethics, and Leadership Event […]

“Pieces of Me”

Ahmadieh Family Conference Room (101 West Duke Building) 1364 Campus Dr, Durham

Join the Kenan Institute for Ethics and the Center for Documentary Studies for a performance of "Pieces of Me," an autobiographical play about the costs of living secretly as a mixed-race family during apartheid, written and performed by South African actor Bo Petersen. A talkback with Petersen and 2024 Kenan Graduate Arts Fellow Natasha Lehner […]

The Ethics of Now with Jonathan Metzl

Durham Arts Council 120 Morris St, Durham

Join the Kenan Institute for Ethics and host Adriane Lentz-Smith for a conversation with Jonathan Metzl on why so many Americans support policies that harm them. An acclaimed physician and professor of psychiatry and sociology, Jonathan Metzl is one of the United States’s most important critics on health and violence. His work illuminates the social […]