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.
Bandita Sijapati to Discuss Migrant Bodies, Migrant Deaths: Political Production and Management of Workers’ Fatalities
Hayden Kantor to Discuss Masculine Appetites: Class, Labor, and the Politics of Consumption in Bihar, India
Srimati Basu to Discuss Trouble with Marriage: Feminist Legal Reform, Violence and Backlash
On Tuesday, April 11th, the South Asia Center is pleased to host Srimati Basu to Discuss Trouble with Marriage: Feminist Legal Reform, Violence and Backlash. Srimati Basu is a Professor in the Department of Gender and Women’s Studies at University of Kentucky. The lecture will take place in 341 Eggers Hall at 12:30PM.
Ramnarayan Rawat to Discuss A Dalit Lexicon of Liberty and Equality in 20th Century Northern India
Kathak: A Dance Concert Featuring Labonee Mohanta