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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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    Finding Their Place: Social Change and Merasi Identity & MERASAI: Master Musicians of Rajasthan

    Finding Their Place: Social Change and Merasi Identity & MERASAI: Master Musicians of Rajasthan

    On Tuesday, October 4th, the South Asia Center in conjunction with the SU Humanities Center and Departments of Anthropology, Religion and Art and Music Histories, will discuss Finding Their Place: Social Change and Merasi Identity. The lecture will take place in 341 Eggers Hall at 12:30PM. Also on October 4th in Slocum Auditorium at 8-9:30PM MERASI: will be hosted by the South Asia Center


     
    Naveeda Khan to Discuss Bovine Tales of Global Warming

    Naveeda Khan to Discuss Bovine Tales of Global Warming

    On Tuesday September 27th, the South Asia Center, in conjunction with Syracuse University’s Departments of Anthropology and Religion, will host Naveeda Khan to discuss Bovine Tales of Global Warming. The lecture will take place in 341 Eggers Hall at 12:30PM.


     
    Anand Vivek Taneja to Discuss The Afterlife of Islamic Architecture: Ethics, Ecology, and Other Times in the Medieval Ruins of Delhi

    Anand Vivek Taneja to Discuss The Afterlife of Islamic Architecture: Ethics, Ecology, and Other Times in the Medieval Ruins of Delhi

    On Tuesday September 20th, the South Asia Center, in conjunction with Syracuse University’s Departments of Anthropology and Religion, will host Anand Vivek Taneja, Assistant Professor at Vanderbilt University, to discuss The Afterlife of Islamic Architecture: Ethics, Ecology, and Other Times in the Medieval Ruins of Delhi. The lecture will take place in 341 Eggers Hall at 12:30PM.


     
    Bunker Roy and Megan Fallone to Discuss the Barefoot Approach

    Bunker Roy and Megan Fallone to Discuss the Barefoot Approach

    Bunker Roy and Megan Fallone to Discuss the "Barefoot Approach"On April 21st and 22nd, the SU Humanities Center in conjunction with the South Asia Center and Cornell University’s South Asia Program, will host Sanjit “Bunker” Roy, founder of Barefoot College,
     
    Raza Ahmad Rumi to Discuss State of Democracry in South Asia

    Raza Ahmad Rumi to Discuss State of Democracry in South Asia

    Raza Ahmad Rumi to discuss The State of Democracy in South Asia On Tuesday April 5th, the South Asia Center will host Raza Ahmad Rumi, Scholar in Residence from Ithaca College, Visiting Fellow
     
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