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  • Welcome to the South Asia Center

    Syracuse University has a well established and extensive involvement in teaching and research on the South Asian region: the nations of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. The South Asia Center of Syracuse University, a part of the Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs, is a United States Department of Education National Resource Center.

    The Center participates in collaboration with Cornell University to form a consortium with a focus on the research and scholarship of the countries in the South Asia region. The South Asia Center coordinates a variety of colloquia, films, cultural programs, and other activities for the Syracuse University community as well as for faculty and students at nearby colleges.

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    SAC to host talk on political violence in Bangladesh

    SAC to host talk on political violence in Bangladesh

    On Tuesday, April 15th Syracuse University's South Asia Center will host Colgate University's Navine Murshid, Assistant Professor of Political Science, to give a lecture titled " The Changing Face of Political Violence in Bangladesh: Shahbagh and After." The lecture will take place at 341 Eggers at 12:30 PM.

     
    Lecture: Hindu Gurus Moving Up: New Sites for Spiritual Practices in Singapore

    Lecture: Hindu Gurus Moving Up: New Sites for Spiritual Practices in Singapore

    On Tuesday, April 1, Syracuse University's South Asia Center will host Syracuse University's Joanne Waghorne, Lecturer at the school's Department of Religion, to give a lecture titled "'Hindu Gurus Moving Up: New Sites for Spiritual Practices in Singapore." The lecture will take place at 341 Eggers at 12:30 PM. 


     

     
    SAC to host talk on women's devotional narrative in South Indian Sufism

    SAC to host talk on women's devotional narrative in South Indian Sufism

    On Tuesday, March 25, Syracuse University's South Asia Center will host UT-Austin's Afsar Mohammad, Lecturer at the school's Department of Asian Studies, to give a lecture titled "'History is My Story!': Women's Devotional Narratives in South Indian Sufism."    

     
    SAC to Host Transformations in South Asian Folk Arts Conference, February 27-March 1

    SAC to Host Transformations in South Asian Folk Arts Conference, February 27-March 1

    The South Asia Center is pleased to announce the "Transformations in South Asian Folk Arts, Aesthetics', and Commodities" Conference, which will be held at Syracuse University on February 27-March 1, 2014.
     
    2nd Annual SU Rising, Friday February 14

    2nd Annual SU Rising, Friday February 14

    The second annual SU Rising will take place on Friday, February 14 at 6 pm at Hendricks Chapel. This event is free and open to the public. Follow the conversation leading up to and during the event on Twitter at #SURising.
     
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