Congratulations, Prof. Duara!

September 7, 2017

On September 1, 2017, Prof. Prasenjit Duara was awarded an honorary doctorate by the University of Oslo, Norway.

As part of his award, he travelled to Oslo and presented a seminar on Sustainability and the Crisis of Transcendence: The Long View from Asia.

A historian whose most recent work has focused on modern East Asian history and environmental humanities, Prof. Duara is the Oscar Tang Chair of East Asian Studies at Duke University and the director of the Global Asia Initiative.

Read the full article at Duke Today.