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Humanities events

Our humanities program brings nationally recognized authors and world-class scholars to the library community through events that focus on music, art, local history, religion, literature, and culture.

Programs are often developed in partnership with our many local arts and humanities organizations, nonprofits, and institutions. Currently all events are being presented online only.

Humanities programming is funded by the Durham Library Foundation.

Durham Library Foundation

Humanities program videos

Video recordings of select humanities programs. We make every attempt to record programs of historical value to the Durham community. Here’s our most recent:

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