Durham is a colorful, creative, and entrepreneurial community of 273,392 that welcomes 7.8 million visitors each year.
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Exhibition exploring the creation and maintenance of borders, both physical as well as psychological, through the works of artists primarily from South Asia. These artists focus on the idea of partition as a productive space - where nations are made through forging new identities and relationships; reconfiguring memory and creative forgetting; re-writing history and the making of myths; and through the creation and patrolling of borders. Admission $5, $4 seniors, $3 non-Duke students with student ID.
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