Events Archive

Date Name of Event Presenters / Participants
Jan 26,  2018 David Gilmartin on ‘Popular Sovereignty and Democracy in South Asia’ David Gilmartin
Nov 8,  2017 An Interview/Conversation with Zakir Hussain and Antonia Minnecola Zakir Hussain and Antonia Minnecola
Nov 8,  2017 Posthumous Celebration of Carol Salomon’s ‘City of Mirrors’ Keith Cantu, Sayman Zakaria, Michael Shapiro, Rebecca Manring, and David Curley
Nov 3,  2017 Tamara Sears on “Landscape Encounters: Materialities of Travel and Perceptions of Place in Precolonial India (c. 1340-1528)” Tamara Sears
Oct 21,  2017 Michael Meister on “Architecture, Stepwells, and Cosmic Water in Western India”  Michael Meister
Feb 3,  2017 The Imperial Saint Shrine Azfar Moin
tagore Nov 30, 2016 Singing Tagore  (see article)
Nov 18, 2016 Untruthful Advertisements: Imperialism and the creation of tea drinkers in British India Erika Rappaport
Nov 7, 2016 Messianism, rationalism, and inter-Asian connections: the Mughals and their ‘ulama Corinne Lefevre
Oct 18, 2016 Tasveer Symposium Kurian, Snodgrass, Reddy, Govindaranjan
May 23, 2016 Cybersecurity Spotlight: India’s Encryption Policy Dan Arnaudo, Robert O’Brien, Minnie Ray Chaudhury, Teyloure Ring
das May 23, 2016 “ODISSI:” Classical Indian Dance Meghna Das
index May 20, 2016 Art Globally: Indigo Allure Gardner Center for Asian Art & Ideas
Anne-Murphy-Profile2 May 17, 2016 Performing Punjabi Literature: Cultural Historical and Creative Practice in Vancouver BC Anne Murphy
Robert-Goldman-PROFILE-1960-Erasmus-Hall-High-School-BE190743-90B1-1C17-D1BE82BB9EE59076-XLG May 10, 2016 A Clouded Mirror: The Uttarakāṇḍa of the Vālmīkirāmāṇa as an Occluded Guide to Statecraft Dr. Robert Goldman
s-l1000 May 5, 2016 Nepali Migrant Women: Resistance & Survival in America Dr. Shoba Hamal Gurung
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He-Named-Me-Malala April 21, 2016 He Named Me Malala film screening Malala
Amar-Akbar-Anthony April 21, 2016 “Amar, Akbar, Anthony: Bollywood, Brotherhood, and the Nation” Christian Novetzke, Andy Rotman, and William Elison
150914_spot_pal-joyojeet April 21, 2016 Twitter and Political Rebranding in the Global South: The Case of Narendra Modi Joyojeet Pal
150914_spot_pal-joyojeet April 20, 2016 “Accessibility Infrastructure and the Transition to Touchscreens: Evidence from Bangalore, India” Joyojeet Pal
Ram Shrestha flyer April 14, 2016 Nepal Speaker Series: ‘From Survival to Revival: Redefining the role of a University in Post-Earthquake Nepal’ Dr. Ram KM Shrestha
Threads image April 14, 2016 Cathy Stevulak, Film Maker, presents “Threads” – A Documentary Cathy Stevulak
TaBWimage April 13, 2016 Trang X. Ta on Street Economies of Resilience: Waste, Welfare, and the Working Poor in Hong Kong Trang X. Ta
26099460._UY11256_SS11256_ April 11, 2016 Into that Heaven of Freedom: The Impact of apartheid on an Indian family’s diasporic history Dr. Mohamed Keshavjee
bangladesh April 8, 2016 Second UW Bangladesh Development Conference Treb Allen (Northwestern), Prashant Bharadwaj (UCSD), Jeremy Magruder (UC-Berkeley), Melanie Morten (Stanford)
Picture1 April 6, 2016 Charu Gupta on “The Gender of Caste: Representing Dalits in Print” Charu Gupta
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March 12, 2016 Rhythms 2016: A Dance Extravaganza Amrita-Seattle
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52b9060b5a995.image March 2, 2016 Perspectives on Healthcare in Nepal: Forces that will Shape the Future Prakash Thapaliya
034 February 26, 2016 US-India Economic Relations and the Contemporary Indian Economy Ambassador Venkatesan Ashok, Jonathon Benksy, Amrita Srivastava, Srivats Srinivasan, Prashant Kamalapuram, Joseph Benson, Sumit Roy, Meenakshi Rishi, Ranjit Bharvirkar
February 24, 2016 A Critical Analysis of Healthcare in Nepal in the Context of National Development Shyam Thapa
February 17, 2016 Medical Voluntourism and ‘Health Camps’ in Nepal Angira Shrestha, Nitin Thapa
1MIX47ZD February 10, 2016 Controversies and Opportunities in Global Health: the Role of Mental Health Professionals in Humanitarian Crises in Nepal Bibhav Acharya
gmhnepal_lecture_2-9-2016 February 9, 2016 The Chronic Disaster of Mental Health in Nepal: Strengthening Health Systems Before and After the Earthquake
DgB4O BxDQ7DJsAUnWc3F-g2 February 4, 2016  TALK | The Secret History of the Mongols: Genghis Khan, the Mongol State and Primary Existential Angst  Robert Bedeski
farmers-in-field2 February 1, 2016 Film: Walls and the Tiger Sushma Kallam
s200_alexis.sanderson January 28, 2016 Progress in the Study of Śaivism Alexis G.J.S. Sanderson
BezruchkaCrop-optimized January 27, 2016 Enchanted by the Mantra of Bikas: the ‘Opening’ of Nepal and Planning for Development Stephen Bezruchka
anthony_dcosta_0 January 21, 2016 Compressed Capitalism, Employment, and the Structural Limits of the State Anthony P. D’Costa
AAEAAQAAAAAAAATfAAAAJDM3ZDgwNmU0LTJmMmEtNDkxZS05YzRiLWMzMjNhYzJiM2VlNw January 21, 2016 India-China Relations: Looking Ahead to 2025 Swaran Singh
Claire Willey January 20, 2016 Gender and Intimate Partner Violence in Nepal: A Culture Centered Approach Claire Sthapit
51UyY82ShEL January 14, 2016 Sudhir Mahadevan Book Celebration “A Very Old Machine…” Sudhir Mahadevan
January 14, 2016 Global Mondays Special Panel: Constitutional Change in Contemporary Asia: Processes and Substance Hendrianto Stefanus, Nicholas Robinson, Jiunn-rong Yeh
DgCsTTnQxelAPvkvfJfHS0B9 November 19, 2015 Global Asia Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow Anand Yang, Tese Wintz Neighbor
November 14, 2015 Deepali Dewan at Saturday University: Paint and Photography in India Deepali Dewan
0_Jafrellot November 6, 2015 Christophe Jaffrelot on “The Business/Politics Connection in India: The Case of Gujurat” Christophe Jaffrelot
November 5, 2015 Ankit Chadha Presents Dastan Goii Ankit Chadha
DgDwsw-FZhzaJzOg5oaGSZmY October 24, 2015 Write About Asia: “Savages” on Paper: 19th Century Portraits of Taiwanese Aborigines Douglas Fix, Mary Barber Roberts
dalitwomencover October 20, 2015 Human Rights and the Politics of Film Making Thenmozhi, Bindu Menon, Shoba Rajagopal, Sanjay Kak, Bidisha Biswas, Deepti Misri, Bruce Kochis, Alka Kurian, Ramya Vijaya, Prasanna Withanage, Hemal Trivedi, Sonora Jha, Rakesh Sharma, Sangita Gopal, Meenakshi Rishi, Shreerekha Subramanian
dalitwomencover October 19, 2015 Human Rights and the Politics of Film Making  Thenmozhi, Bindu Menon, Shoba Rajagopal, Sanjay Kak, Bidisha Biswas, Deepti Misri, Bruce Kochis, Alka Kurian, Ramya Vijaya, Prasanna Withanage, Hemal Trivedi, Sonora Jha, Rakesh Sharma, Sangita Gopal, Meenakshi Rishi, Shreerekha Subramanian
DgDwsw-FZhzaJzOg5oaGSZmY October 17, 2015 Write About Asia: Humanitarian Photography and Japan’s Atomic Pain Julia Adeney Thomas, Mary Barber Roberts
thenmozhiawesome1 October 16, 2015 #DalitWomenFight in Seattle: An Evening with Activists from the All-India Dalit Women’s Rights Forum Thenmozhi Soundararajan
Landesa-Panel October 15, 2015 Access to Justice for Women in Agricultural Livelihoods Jacqueline Osiako Ingutiah, Ran Hao, Ranjana Das
DgDwsw-FZhzaJzOg5oaGSZmY October 10, 2015 Write About Asia: Landscapes of the Imagination: Photography and the Making of Modern Indonesia Karen Strassler, Mary Barber Roberts
arun_desk1 October 9, 2015 Arun Agrawal speaks on “Governing Natural Resources: Incentives, Information, Institutions” Arun Agrawal
DgBA7mKhwGb9tVJDLdixY3PT October 7, 2015 Robert Desjarlais on Poiesis in Living and Dying Robert Desjarlais
bourgois.desjarlais October 6, 2015 The Ethnography of Life and Death: A Conversation with Philippe Bourgois and Robert Desjarlais Philippe Bourgois, Robert Desjarlais
DgDwsw-FZhzaJzOg5oaGSZmY October 3, 2015 Write About Asia: Is There an Indian Way of Photography? Christopher Pinney
DgD 4FqJO2UKsKk0dxE3GIrJ October 1, 2015 Destroying the Negatives: M.N. Srinivas, “India’s Villages”, and Photography Christopher Pinney
DgDwsw-FZhzaJzOg5oaGSZmY September 26, 2015 Write About Asia: First 50 Years of Photography in China Frances Teak