Past Events

TAPSA Talk - Brian Wilson

"History, Nature, and the City: Rethinking Urbanism in Early Modern Goa"

Dates: 
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

TAPSA Talk - Julie Hanlon

Dates: 
Thursday, January 9, 2014 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

South Asia Seminar - Christoph Emmrich

"Camaṇakālam: Time, Age, Moment, Period, and the Tamil Jains"

Dates: 
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

TAPSA Talk - Guo-Quan Seng

"The Politics of Codifying a Private Law Status for the Diasporic Chinese in Dutch-colonial Java, 1890-1917"

Dates: 
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

TAPSA Talk - Professor Karuna Mantena

"Gandhi and the Means-Ends Question in Politics"

Karuna Mantena is an Associate Professor of Political Science in the Department of Political Science at Yale University

Co-sponsored with the Political Theory Workshop and with the Nicholson Center for British Studies.

Dates: 
Monday, November 25, 2013 - 12:00pm
Pick 506 (5828 South University Avenue)

South Asia Seminar - Daud Ali

Dates: 
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

Film Screening - "Sinhasan" (Throne)

Sinhasan (Marathi: Throne) is a 1979 Marathi political drama directed by Dr. Jabbar Patel. The cast of the film included Nilu Phule, Arun Sarnaik, Shriram Lagoo, Mohan Agashe, Reema Lagoo, Nana Patekar, Datta Bhatt and Satish Dubhashi.The main character, a journalist named Digu Tipnis (Nilu Phule), uncovers a network of telephone tapping and relations between trade unions and politicians in Mumbai. The plot depicts Maharashtra's political corruption linked with Mumbai's entrepreneurial sector.

Join us for snacks, refreshments and the second film screening as part of our ongoing Marathi film festival.

Dates: 
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 5:00pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

TAPSA Talk - Ranu Roychoudhuri

"Public Images: Photographic Reproduction in Bengali Print Media 1900 – 1940"

Dates: 
Thursday, November 14, 2013 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

Jami Conference

The A Worldwide Literature: Jāmī (1414-1492) in the Dār al-Islām and Beyond is a project supported by the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society.

This second conference of the larger project will gather the scholars who contributed to the symposium in Chicago (October 2012) as well as new participants. The conference will be held at the Chicago Center in Paris and the College de France.

Support for the conference was provided by the Neubauer Collegium, Southern Asia at Chicago, the Chicago Center in Paris, France Chicago, Mondes Iranien et Indien, CETOBAC, and College de France.

Dates: 
Thursday, November 14, 2013 (All day) to Friday, November 15, 2013 (All day)

Odissi Workshop with Srinwanti Chakrabarti

Srinwanti Chakrabarti, an Odissi dancer and teacher visiting from Paris, will offer a workshop on Odissi dance. There is no dance experience necessary to participate! However, the content of the workshop will be geared toward the experience/background of the dancers who are attending, so if you could fill out the following questions, that would be great! Registration for the workshop is available here.

Please feel free to contact: apsara.uchicago@gmail.com with any questions or concerns.

Dates: 
Saturday, November 9, 2013 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Ida Noyes Hall, Dance Room (1212 East 59th Street)

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