Exhibit of Photographs by Harlan Campbell On View Now at NC School of Science and Mathematics

    Exhibit of Photographs by Harlan Campbell On View Now at NC School of Science and Mathematics

    An exhibition of photographs by CDS Photography and Digital Arts Associate Harlan Campbell is on view now at the NC School of Science and Mathematics (NCSSM) as part of their Fine Arts Series. A Few Photos I Made Last Week, featuring works taken using multiple formats over seven days, will be on view in the school’s […]

    "Following My Microphone" - Artist Christopher DeLaurenti on the Joy of Sound

    “Following My Microphone” – Artist Christopher DeLaurenti on the Joy of Sound

    Through February 18, 2017, the Power Plant Gallery presents Soundings: Protest|Politics|Dissent, a broadcast audio exhibition exploring how artists navigate the depths of sound experience and embody protest, politics, and dissent in digital sound files. A special lunchtime talk will be held on February 2 as part of an ongoing series of panel discussions about art and […]

    "A Sounding: The Body and Queer Listening" – A Reflection by MFA|EDA Alumni Mendal Polish

    “A Sounding: The Body and Queer Listening” – A Reflection by MFA|EDA Alumni Mendal Polish

    Through February 18, 2017, the Power Plant Gallery presents Soundings: Protest|Politics|Dissent, a broadcast audio exhibition exploring how artists navigate the depths of sound experience and embody protest, politics, and dissent in digital sound files. As part of the exhibition, a special Third Friday Durham Listening Session will be held on February 17, featuring works curated by […]

    A Reflection from 2016-2017 Lewis Hine Documentary Fellow Jenny Stratton

    A Reflection from 2016-2017 Lewis Hine Documentary Fellow Jenny Stratton

    Founded on the spirit, values, and actions of photographer Lewis Hine, the Lewis Hine Documentary Fellows Program at the Center for Documentary Studies (CDS) connects the talents of young documentary artists with the resources and needs of community-based organizations in the United States. Fellows focus primarily on issues of socially and economically marginalized children, adolescents, young adults, their families, and […]

    Registration Open for Spring 2017 Continuing Education Classes in the Documentary Arts

    Registration Open for Spring 2017 Continuing Education Classes in the Documentary Arts

    The Center for Documentary Studies offers Continuing Education classes year-round—in photography, video, audio, narrative writing, and other creative media. Registration is now open for Spring 2017 classes and workshops with a host of established, new, and online classes on offer, including a few hybrid on-site/online classes.  A complete listing of all Spring 2017 courses as well as […]

    Events+Exhibitions

    CDS Cosponsors Residency of The Civilians, An Investigative Theater Company
    CDS Cosponsors Residency of The Civilians, An Investigative Theater Company

    The Center for Documentary Studies is among the cosponsors for a Duke Performances artist residenc…

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    Programs+Projects

    Apply Now: Duke Student Fellowships at the 2017 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival
    Apply Now: Duke Student Fellowships at the 2017 Full Frame Documentary Film Festival

    February 1, 2017, deadline: Duke University undergraduates have the unique opportunity to join other…

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    Student Work

    Enjoy: Final Projects by Fall 2016 Certificate in Documentary Arts Grads
    Enjoy: Final Projects by Fall 2016 Certificate in Documentary Arts Grads

    On December 9, 2016, seven CDS Continuing Education students showed their final projects and receiv…

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    Launch of the "SNCC Digital Gateway" Documentary Website
    Launch of the “SNCC Digital Gateway” Documentary Website

    On December 13, 2016, the website for the SNCC Digital Gateway: Learn from the Past, Organize for t…

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