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Fullsteam Brewery, downtown Durham. David Garner (left), visiting lecturer in music at Duke, and Jay Hammond, a graduate student in cultural anthropology, play a few early jazz standards at “Beer and Banjos,” a library-sponsored event about the historical roots and cultural significance of the banjo. The event also featured a short talk by Laurent Dubois, Duke professor of romance studies and history, who is writing a book about the banjo’s history. Photo by Aaron Welborn, director of communications, Duke University […]