Posts Tagged ‘Barbara Lau’

Undergraduate Documentary Studies Student Presentations, April 24

Undergraduate Documentary Studies Student Presentations, April 24

Students from two Duke University undergraduate courses taught at the Center for Documentary Studies—LGBTQ History and Activism and Small Town USA—will host presentations this Friday, April 24, as part of their coursework. Brief course descriptions can be found below; event details are included on the images below. LGBTQ History and Activism with instructor Barbara Lau explores the history of […]


Spring 2015: Three New Undergraduate Courses in Documentary Studies

Spring 2015: Three New Undergraduate Courses in Documentary Studies

Three Spring 2015 undergraduate classes—taught by director of the Pauli Murray Project at the Duke Human Rights Center Barbara Lau, professor of the practice of Cultural Anthropology and CDS core faculty member Charles Thompson, and acclaimed filmmaker Marco Williams, the 2014-15 Lehman Brady Visiting Professor—highlight a diverse range of documentary inquiry. Read descriptions of the courses below. Learn more about […]


Ramble and Write with Duncan Murrell, Collect Community Stories with Barbara Lau: Register Now!

Ramble and Write with Duncan Murrell, Collect Community Stories with Barbara Lau: Register Now!

Excited about these two upcoming CDS Continuing Education classes; some spots left, register now. Both courses will be held here at the Center for Documentary Studies, 1317 W. Pettigrew St., Durham, North Carolina. Directions The Flâneur and the Writer: Documentary Writing and the Psychogeography of Place Saturdays, March 23 to April 20, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. In […]


Chat Online with Barbara Lau of the Pauli Murray Project

Chat Online with Barbara Lau of the Pauli Murray Project

    Chat online with Barbara Lau of Duke’s Pauli Murray Project Pauli Murray was a significant pioneer in civil rights activism, the law, the Episcopal church and in writing about race and family, but her home town of Durham is catching up on honoring her legacy. The various meanings of Murray’s life and work will […]