Annual Human Rights@Duke Lecture: Human Rights in the Neoliberal Maelstrom, Sept. 6

Jameson Gallery, 115 Friedl Epworth Dorm Ln, East Campus, NC

“The age of human rights has been kindest to the rich. Even as state violations of political rights garnered unprecedented attention due to human rights campaigns, a commitment to material equality disappeared. In its place, market fundamentalism has emerged as the dominant force in national and global economies.” In his provocative new book, Not Enough: Human […]


“Scholarly Utopias: Reimagining the University” – A Talk by Christy Wampole

Goodson Chapel 403 Chapel Dr Westbrook Divinity Building, Durham

The Kenan Institute for Ethics welcomes Christy Wampole, associate professor of French and Italian at Princeton University, for a lecture on utopian models of the university in history.  Dr. Wampole holds a PhD in French and Italian from Stanford University.  She is the author of Rootness: The Ramifications of a Metaphor (U Chicago Press, 2016) […]