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Alex Harris

Professor of the Practice Emeritus of Public Policy
Sanford School of Public Policy
Box 90802, Durham, NC 27708-0802
1317 W Pettigrew St, Durham, NC 27705

Selected Presentations & Appearances


Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City · December 12, 2012 Lecture Nasher Museum of Art
River of Traps · October 23, 2012 Lecture UNC Institute of the Environment
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City · October 16, 2012 Lecture Tulane University
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City · October 12, 2012 Lecture Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile Alabama
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City · October 12, 2012 Lecture Center for Living Arts, Mobile, Alabama
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City · December 12, 2012 Lecture Nasher Museum of Art
River of Traps · October 23, 2012 Lecture UNC Institute of the Environment
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City · October 16, 2012 Lecture Tulane University
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City · October 12, 2012 Lecture Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile Alabama
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City · October 12, 2012 Lecture Center for Living Arts, Mobile, Alabama
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of a Southern City · October 11, 2012 Lecture Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile Alabama
River of Traps: A New Mexico Mountain Life · September 1, 2012 Lecture Ackland Art Museum Study Galleries, Chapel Hill, NC
Revolutionary Project: Cuba from Walker Evans to Now · May 17, 2012 Lecture J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Ca.
Its About Time: 14,000 years of Art in New Mexico · May 11, 2012 Lecture Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Red White Blue and God Bless You · April 12, 2012 Lecture St. John Fisher College, Rochester, NY
Photnight presentation · February 27, 2012 Lecture UNC School of Journalism and Mass Communication
The Time of Our Lives: Living with Brain Cancer · February 23, 2012 Lecture
The Idea of Cuba · February 16, 2012 Lecture University of California at Berkeley
After the Storm: Post Katrina Photographs · February 11, 2012 Lecture Rubenstein Hall, Terry Sanford School of Public Policy
The Time of Our Lives: Living with Brain Cancer · January 11, 2012 Lecture Duke University Hospital
Le Louvre Invite J.M.G. Le Clézio: Les Musés sont des Mondes · November 5, 2011 Lecture Le Louvre, Paris, France
The Time of Our Lives: Living with Brain Cancer · September 29, 2011 Lecture Accelerate Brain Cancer Cure Scientific Retreat, Cavallo Point, Ca.
Living With Brain Cancer · September 12, 2011 Lecture Center for Documentary Studies, Duke
Gallery talk · June 18, 2011 Lecture J.Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles
Eyes on Cuba: Reflections of a Photographer and an Anthropologist · May 18, 2011 Lecture J.Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles, Ca
Two approaches to documenting life in Cuba · May 16, 2011 Lecture Department of Anthropology, University of California, Irvine
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of An American City · April 26, 2011 Lecture A Studio In the Woods, New Orleans, Louisiana
Why We Are Here: Mobile and the Spirit of An American City · April 15, 2011 Lecture Point Clear, Alabama
After the Storm: Post Katrina Photographs · April 15, 2011 Lecture Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University
Après le cyclone Katrina: ce qu'en dit l'appareil photographique · January 6, 2011 Lecture Pavillon Populair, Montpelier France
Sacred Spaces: Devotional Images with photography by Alex Harris · December 17, 2010 Lecture Mennello Museum of American Art
Diagnosis: A Photographer's Guide · November 16, 2010 Lecture Trent Colloquium at John Hope Franklin Center
Louisiana Ruins, Myths and Chaos · October 1, 2010 Lecture Musée Fabre, Montpelier France
The Idea of Cuba · March 19, 2009 Lecture George Eastman House, Rochester, New York
The Idea of Cuba · January 31, 2009 Lecture Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, Florida
A Democracy of Seeing: The photographs of Arik Carmon · January 26, 2009 Lecture Sanford School of Public Policy
Photography, Documentary, and the Making of Art: A Conversation with Barkley Hendricks · November 18, 2008 Lecture Nasher Museum of Art
River of Traps revisited · October 30, 2008 Lecture College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Photographs from New Mexico and Cuba · October 24, 2008 Lecture The Webster Collection, Santa Fe, New Mexico
Devotional Images and Photography by Alex Harris · September 1, 2008 Lecture Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
The Idea of Cuba · April 10, 2008 Lecture Inter(Cambio) Change Through Exchange Conference, Duke University
Documentary Photography · February 21, 2008 Lecture Northern Virginia Community College, Woodbridge Campus
Contemporary Cuba · February 2, 2008 Lecture Fed Ex Global Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Service to Duke


committee member . Student Action for Farmworkers documentary advisory committee 2012-2013 · January 22, 2013 Other Center for Documentary Studies