Archive for February, 2009

Thelonious Monk At Town Hall, 1959: 50th Anniversary Concerts At Town Hall, New York City

Thelonious Monk At Town Hall, 1959: 50th Anniversary Concerts At Town Hall, New York City

Town Hall box office, February 27, 2009. 123 W 43rd Street, New York City. Photograph by Frank Hunter. Presented by Duke Performances and The Center for Documentary Studies at Duke University February 26–27, 2009 This fiftieth anniversary celebration of Thelonious Monk’s historic Town Hall concert grew out of a six-week, 18-event series in 2007, “Following […]


Unsung Heroes: African American Soldiers In The Civil War

Unsung Heroes: African American Soldiers in The Civil War On Exhibit at CDS January 19–April 19, 2009 Unsung Heroes features sixty-one powerful black-and-white photographs by William Earle Williams of places where black soldiers trained, fought, and lost their lives.


Doc U Arts: Young Photographers

Doc U Arts: Young Photographers

Doc U Arts: Young Photographers February 5–8, 2009 This intensive weekend institute, Thursday to Sunday, February 5–8, will feature lectures (including a keynote address by renowned photographer Sylvia Plachy), discussions, and small group portfolio review sessions.


We’re One House: Large Format Photography

We're One House: Large Format Photography

We’re One House: Large Format Photography On Exhibit at CDS January 25–March 22, 2009 We’re One House: Large Format Photography is an exhibition of large format photographs made by undergraduate students in a Fall 2008 class at the Center for Documentary Studies taught by Lisa Satterwhite. For more information about this exhibition, please see the […]