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.
Dimitar Gueorguiev to Discuss Turning Out in India: Testing the Anti-Incumbency Hypothesis
Sudipta Ghosh to Discuss Living High: The Science of Adaption to High Altitudes in Populations from Peru and Northeast India
On Tuesday, February 21st, the South Asia Center is pleased to host Sudipta Ghosh to discuss “Living High": The Science of Adaption to High Altitudes in Populations from Peru and Northeast India. Sudipta Ghosh is an Assistant Professor of Anthropology at North-Eastern Hill University. The lecture will take place in 341 Eggers Hall at 12:30PM.
Kathryn March to Discuss Tragedy, Inequity and the Paradoxes of “Resilience” in Community Response to the 2015 Earthquakes in Nepal
Piers Vitebsky To Discuss Christian And Hindu Styles Of Reform Among The Sora Of Tribal Odisha
Saloka Sengupta to Discuss Kinship Is Hardship: An Ethnographic Study of the Nachnis of West Bengal, India