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SAI Event Region : India


Awaara (The Vagabond)

WHEN
Sat, Sep 8, 2012 from 07:00pm — 09:00pm

VENUE
Harvard Film Archive

ADDRESS
Harvard Film Archive
Carpenter Center
Harvard University

RAJ KAPOOR FILM SERIES presented by: SOUTH ASIA INITIATIVE AND THE HARVARD FILM ARCHIVE Directed by Raj Kapoor, India, 1951 One of the greatest and most famous Indian films ever made, Awaara was a global sensation and marks the first appearance of the tramp persona that would make Raj Kapoor famous: a sly, sexy bandit, […]

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Annual SAI Symposium

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Thu, Apr 26, 2012 from 09:00am — 05:00am

Health in South Asia: Lessons for and from the World On April 26th and 27th, South Asia Initiative at Harvard University held its second annual symposium, focusing on Health in South Asia: Lessons for and from the World. The conference brought together global experts with deep research, implementation and policy experience to learn and find […]

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Amar Akbar Anthony

WHEN
Thu, Jun 27, 2013 from 05:30pm — 08:30pm

VENUE
CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium S010
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium S010
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Amar Akbar Anthony is a 1977 Bollywood film about three brothers who were separated during childhood and who grew up in three separate homes, adopting different religions. The film was directed by Manmohan Desai and features Amitabh Bachchan, Vinod Khanna, and Rishi Kapoor. Amar Akbar Anthony was the biggest blockbuster of 1977 and won several […]

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Aag (Fire)

WHEN
Sun, Sep 9, 2012 from 07:00pm — 09:00pm

VENUE
Harvard Film Archive

ADDRESS
Harvard Film Archive
Carpenter Center
Harvard University

RAJ KAPOOR FILM SERIES presented by: SOUTH ASIA INITIATIVE AND THE HARVARD FILM ARCHIVE Directed by Raj Kapoor, India, 1948 Raj Kapoor’s first film as director and star, the brooding, noir-ish Aag often feels like a 1930s Hollywood melodrama with an expressionistic twist, and with a distinct influence from Citizen Kane in its complex flashback […]

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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Thu, Mar 24, 2011 from 06:30pm — 08:00pm

Changes of State: Urbanism along the Ganges River Corridor of Northern India Anthony Acciavatti, Partner, Somatic Collaborative; Fellow, Center for Architecture, Urbanism, and Infrastructure, Princeton University Moderated by Rahul Mehrotra, Professor of Urban Planning and Design and Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Design, GSD Co-sponsored by SAI and the GSD Changes of State: Urbanism […]

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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Tue, Mar 8, 2011 from 06:30pm — 08:00pm

The Mughal Touch on the Indian Landscape Ebba Koch, Professor of Asian Art, University of Vienna Moderated by Rahul Mehrotra, Professor of Urban Planning and Design and Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Design, GSD Co-sponsored by SAI, the GSD, and the Aga Khan Program for Islamic Architecture ▶ 3/8/11 the Mughal Touch on the […]

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Water and Climate Change Seminar Series

WHEN
Fri, Feb 25, 2011 from 12:30pm — 02:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South, S020 Belfer
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South, S020 Belfer
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Indus River Basin Research: Emerging Challenges and Directions James Wescoat, Aga Khan Professor of Architecture, MIT Chaired by John Briscoe, Professor of the Practice of Environmental Health, HSPH; Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Environmental Engineering, SEAS

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Water and Climate Change

WHEN
Fri, Feb 11, 2011 from 12:30pm — 02:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South, S050
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South, S050
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA

How Climate in South Asia is Becoming a Water Issue Adil Najam, Director of the Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future; Professor of International Relations and Geography & Environment, Boston University Chaired by John Briscoe, Professor of the Practice of Environmental Health, HSPH; Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Environmental Engineering, […]

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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Thu, Jan 27, 2011 from 06:30pm — 07:00pm

  ‘Dharavi, Slum for Sale’-Film Screening, and Panel Discussion on ‘Mumbai-The Future of the Informal City’ Bryan Bell, Founder and Executive Director, DesignCorps Liza Weinstein, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Northeastern University Moderated by Rahul Mehrotra, Professor of Urban Planning and Design and Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Design, GSD Co-sponsored by SAI and the Harvard […]

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