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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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    Piers Vitebsky To Discuss Christian And Hindu Styles Of Reform Among The Sora Of Tribal Odisha

    Piers Vitebsky To Discuss Christian And Hindu Styles Of Reform Among The Sora Of Tribal Odisha

    On Tuesday November 15th, the South Asia Center is pleased to host Piers Vitebsky to discuss Christian and Hindu Styles of Reform Among the Sora of Tribal Odisha. Piers Vitebsky is the Assistant Director of Research, Retired at Scott Polar Research Institute at University of Cambridge. The lecture will take place in 205A Maxwell Hall at 12:00PM.


     
    Saloka Sengupta to Discuss Kinship Is Hardship: An Ethnographic Study of the Nachnis of West Bengal, India

    Saloka Sengupta to Discuss Kinship Is Hardship: An Ethnographic Study of the Nachnis of West Bengal, India

    On Tuesday November 8th, the South Asia Center is pleased to host Saloka Sengupta to discuss Kinship Is Hardship: An Ethnographic Study of the Nachnis of West Bengal, India. Saloka Sengupta is a PhD Candidate of anthropology at the Indian Institute of Technology Hyderabad. The lecture will take place in 341 Eggers Hall at 12:00PM.
     
    Internationalization and Inclusion: Refugees in Community College

    Internationalization and Inclusion: Refugees in Community College

    The Internationalization and Inclusion Refugees in Community College will take place on November 5th from 9AM to 5PM at Onondaga Community College. This conference seeks to address refugee education at community colleges and explore the tapped and untapped potential for internationalizing and enriching the community college experience for all students.
     
    Mission Suhani Performance

    Mission Suhani Performance

    The South Asia Center is staging Mission Suhani, a modern Nautanki musical in English and Hindi on Tuesday, November 1st in Setnor Auditorium. Directed by Dr. Devendra Sharma (devnautanki.com), Associate Professor at California State University, Fresno. Dr. Sharma has crafted a brilliantly entertaining, thought-provoking, and moving musical that examines women's empowerment.
     
    Stephen Christopher to Discuss Tribal Cosmos: Gaddi Modernization in Dharamsala

    Stephen Christopher to Discuss Tribal Cosmos: Gaddi Modernization in Dharamsala

    On Tuesday October 18th, the South Asia Center is pleased to host Stephen Christopher to discuss Tribal Cosmos: Gaddi Modernization in Dharamsala. Stephen Christopher is a PhD Candidate of anthropology at Syracuse University. The lecture will take place in 341 Eggers Hall at 12:30PM.
     
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