This event has been CANCELLED due to ongoing concerns about COVID-19. We’re sorry for the inconvenience and will miss the chance to spend time with you for what we know would have been a truly remarkable evening.

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In partnership with Duke University, The National Humanities Center invites you to a special evening in support of the Duke Lemur Center!

Oliver Sacks: His Own Life
Private film screening and reception with filmmaker Ric Burns
Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 6:00 p.m.
von der Heyden Auditorium, Rubenstein Arts Center | 2020 Campus Drive, Durham, NC
Valet parking will be provided.

In honor of Oliver Sacks’s passion for lemurs and his love of the Duke Lemur Center, proceeds from this screening will go directly to support the Duke Lemur Center.

To  learn more and to purchase tickets, please visit