2014 Fall Lecture Series

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2014 Fall Lecture Series

Thursday, September 4, 2014
Center for South Asia Welcome Ice Cream Social
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, September 11, 2014
The Longview of a Tradegy: Examining the Aftereffects of the 2002 Gujarat riots

Zahir Sajad Janmohamed (Free Lance Writer)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall
*This lecture co-sponsored by University Lectures and the Human Rights Program

Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Special Film Screening: “A Gesar Bard’s Tale”
Donagh Coleman (Director)
Time: 6 – 8 p.m.
Location: VanderBerg Auditorium, Pyle Center, 702 Langdon St.

Thursday, September 18, 2014
TBA

Rikhil Bhavhani (Assistant Professor, Political Science, UW-Madison)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, September 25, 2014
The Indus Civilization and Magan: Recent Research on Intra-regional exchange between the Indus Valley and the Arabian Peninsula

J. Mark Kenoyer (Professor, Anthropology, UW-Madison)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, October 2, 2014
TBA
Asha Sen (Professor, Department of English, UW-Eau Claire)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, October 9, 2014
TBD
Elaine Fisher (Postdoctoral Fellow, Religious Studies Program, UW-Madison)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, October 23, 2014
Breathing Uneasy: Indian’s Air Pollution Challenge

Vijay Limaye (Ph.D. Student, Department of Population Health Sciences and Nelson Institute for Environmental Studies, UW-Madison)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, October 30, 2014
TBA
KumKum Sangari (Professor, English and the Humanities, UW-Milwaukee)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, November 6, 2014
TBA

TBA ()
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, November 13, 2014
TBA

Michael Baltutis (Assistant Professor, Religious Studies, UW-Oshkosh)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, November 20, 2014  
TBA
Luke Whitmore (Assistant Professor, Philosophy, UW-Stevens Point)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, December 4, 2014
India’s policy experiment with mandating corporate giving and corporate social responsibility and int’s implications for the NGO sector and philanthropy
Mark Sidel (Director, Center for South Asia, UW-Madison)
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

Thursday, December 11, 2014
TBA       
Asra Husain, J.D. (Policy and Legal Analyst, Pain and Policy Studies Group, UW-Madison)
Time:  Noon – 1 p.m
Location: 206 Ingraham Hall

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