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SAI Event Region : India


South Asia Without Borders Seminar Series

WHEN
Thu, Apr 29, 2010 from 04:00pm — 05:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South, S250
Harvard University

ADDRESS
CGIS South, S250
Harvard University
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA

Building Nations, Breaking Communities: the locality of caste violence in colonial North India Mridu Rai, Associate Professor of History, Yale University Chaired by Ajantha Subramanian, Morris Kahn Associate Professor of Anthropology

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2011 Harish C. Mahindra Lecture

WHEN
Tue, Sep 27, 2011

VENUE
Loeb House

ADDRESS
Loeb House
17 Quincy Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Empowering 3 Billion Distinguished Guest, Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, Eleventh President of India Chair: Tarun Khanna, Director of the South Asia Initiative and Jorge Paolo Lemann Professor, Harvard Business School Dr. Kalam spoke about his Providing Urban Amenities in Rural Areas (PURA) Initiative during his presentation titled “Empowering 3 Billion.” He highlighted the ongoing need for ‘creative […]

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South Asia Without Borders Seminar Series

WHEN
Fri, Sep 23, 2011 from 04:00pm — 06:00pm

VENUE
CGIS Knafel, K262
Harvard University

ADDRESS
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Early Roman Contacts With South Asia Dr. S. Suresh, State Convener, INTACH, Tamil Nadu, India and Fulbright Senior Research Fellow, National Trust for HistoricPreservation and University of Maryland  Chair: Richard Meadow, Senior Lecturer, Department of Anthropology

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Urbanization Seminar Series

WHEN
Thu, Sep 22, 2011 from 06:30pm — 08:00pm

Are Indian Cities ‘Global’? Assessing Recent Research on State, Space and Citizenship Gavin Shatkin, Associate Professor of Urban and Regional Planning University of Michigan Chair: Rahul Mehrotra, Professor and Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design Co-sponsored by the Graduate School of Design View the seminar on the GSD website, here.

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Water and Climate Change

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

VENUE
CGIS South, S050
Harvard University

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

Water Diplomacy in South Asia: Managing the Science, Policy and Politics of Water Networks through Negotiation Shafiqul Islam, Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering, School of Engineering; Professor of Water Diplomacy, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy Bernard M. Gordon, Senior Faculty Fellow in Engineering; Tufts University Chaired by John Briscoe, Professor of the Practice of Environmental […]

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“To Express and Not to Explain: Paintings of Rabindranath Tagore”

WHEN
Thu, Jun 20, 2013 from 06:30pm — 08:00pm

VENUE
Auditorium, National Gallery of Modern Art

ADDRESS
Auditorium
National Gallery of Modern Art
Sir Cowasji Jahangir Public Hall M G Road
Fort, Mumbai, Maharashtra 400032, India

Asia Society India Centre invites you to an AsiaLens lecture with Dr. Sugata Bose, Gardiner Professor of History, Harvard University Renowned South Asian scholar Dr. Bose will discuss the paintings of Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) in the context of his venerated literary, artistic and political legacy. The exhibition on view at the NGMA, “The Last Harvest: Paintings of […]

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Big Ideas: Conversations with SAI’s Graduate Student Associates

WHEN
Thu, May 3, 2012 from 01:00pm — 03:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South, S020 Belfer
Harvard University

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

RELIGION, MEANING AND BELIEF IN MEDIEVAL AND CONTEMPORARY SOUTH ASIAN SOCIETIES “Social Justice in Islamicate South Asia: Ismat Chughtai’s Cosmopolitan Struggle” Sadaf Jaffer, Doctoral Candidate in the Indo-Muslim Culture program at the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations “Producing Islam – Belief, Practice, & Politics at an Islamic Seminary (Madrasa) in Pakistan” Bilal A. […]

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A Multidisciplinary Approach to University Leader Development Workshop

WHEN
Mon, Jul 30, 2012 - Fri, Aug 3, 2012

From July 30 to August 3, the South Asia Initiative (SAI) at Harvard University hosted a “Multidisciplinary Approach to University Leadership Development” Workshop for university leaders from Maharashtra, India. Thirty leaders and policy makers attended, including vice chancellors, directors, principals and deans of both public and private higher learning institutions, as well as senior Government […]

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Holy Kitchens Series: True Business

WHEN
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 from 05:00pm — 08:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium S010
Harvard University

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

A film about the Sikh culture of generosity and sharing through the tradition of their community kitchens.   Presented by Vikas Khanna, Michelin Starred Indian chef, restaurateur, food writer, film maker, humanitarian and the host of the TV Show MasterChef India. Introduction by Harpreet Singh, College Fellow and member of faculty in the Department of […]

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