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Taiwan Studies Lecture Series
Friday, October 02, 2015
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


Frontiers of Persian Learning

Public Lecture Series

Demarcating Persianate Worlds: The Persian Tazkirah, 1700–1900

Thursday, October 15, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

The Geographical Frontiers of Persian Learning

Friday, October 16, 2015
9:30 AM - 5:15 PM

Climate Change in Central Asia

Public Lecture Series

About the Program

The UCLA Program on Central Asia aims to cultivate a space for the social, cultural, religious and economic dimensions of Central Asian studies.

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Afghan Studies

Assessing the 2014 Power-Sharing Arrangements in Afghanistan

Friday, October 30, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

U.S. military intervention in Iraq and Afghanistan

American support of local tribes and militias in both states has complicated the consolidation of central governments.

Central Asia Workshop

The Central Asia Workshop is an interdisciplinary discussion group for faculty and students sponsored by the UCLA Program on Central Asia.

Central Asia Workshop: Fall Planning

Thursday, October 08, 2015
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM