John Hope Franklin Research Center

John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American History and Culture

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The John Hope Franklin Research Center in the Rubenstein Library collects, preserves and promotes the use of published and unpublished primary sources for the exploration, understanding and advancement of scholarship of the history and culture of Africa and people of the African Diaspora in the Americas.

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Stanley Nelson Documentary Film Series

Emmett Till

Thursday, October, 16

Richard White Lecture Hall, East Campus

7:00 pm, FREE

Introduction by Mike Wiley, past past Lehman Brady Visiting Joint Chair Professor in Documentary Studies and American Studies at Duke University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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One Person, One Vote - The Legacy of SNCC and Voting Rights Project

Duke University and the SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) Legacy Project have formed a partnership to chronicle the historic struggles for voting rights and to develop ongoing programs that contribute to a more civil and inclusive democracy in the 21st century. Click here for more information