Events from Fall Quarter

Cultivating Hope: Agrarian Crisis and the Cultural Politics of Food Sovereignty in South India

Daniel Muenster,PhD, will talk about a Food Sovereignty movement among small-scale farmers in Kerala (India).
Thursday, October 09, 2014
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Haines Hall

Sainath Speaks - Unsustainable: Reporting Agrarian Distress in Rural India

Award-winning journalist P. Sainath will discuss critical issues in rural India.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Franz 1260

CISA Lecture Series: Professor Sanjay Subrahmanyam Talk

From Gujarat to the Gangetic Heartland: A Mughal Intellectual's Early Seventeenth-Century Itinerary By Sanjay Subrahmanyam Professor of History, Irving and Jean Stone Endowed Chair in the Social Sciences, UCLA
Monday, October 27, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Bunche Hall 10383

Information Session: Critical Language Scholarship Program

Fully-funded summer study abroad for the following languages: Arabic, Azerbaijani, Bangla, Chinese, Hindi, Indonesian, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Punjabi, Russian, Turkish, Urdu.
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

Zinda Bhaag Screening and Q&A with Writer/Director Meenu Gaur

“Get out if you Can” is both the translation of the Zinda Bhaag and the credo its characters live by. Pakistan’s first official Oscar entry in 50 years is this surprisingly realistic slice-of life depiction of life in Lahore.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Kinsey Pavilion 1200B

CISA Lecture Series - Karen B. Leonard, Professor Emeritus, University of California, Irvine

Caste and Family Reconsidered: Hyderabad State and Precolonial India
Monday, December 01, 2014
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
315 Portola Plaza