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SAI Event Region : South Asia


Workshop and Lecture with Professor Chander Shekhar

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Mon, Oct 3, 2022 from 03:00pm — 07:00pm

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Barker Center 110 (Thompson Room)

Professor Chander Shekhar teaches in the Department of Persian at the University of Delhi. For a number of years he was the Director of the Lal Bahadur Shastri Centre for Indian Culture in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. He is the author of numerous books and articles on Indo-Persian literature and codicology. He has edited many Persian texts on poetry, history, and the book arts.

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The Architecture of Transition: Emergent Practices in South Asia

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Sat, Sep 17, 2022 at 09:00am

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Webinar

Register here 9:00 am EST (virtual) This series will convene young practices that have displayed a rigorous engagement in the making of architecture in the public realm and in response to the spectrum of issues that societies in acute transition are experiencing. The first lecture will include Nripal Adhikary from Nepal and Rizvi Hassan from Bangladesh. This lecture series also marks […]

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Student Grant Application Open House

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Thu, Sep 15, 2022 from 05:00pm — 06:00pm

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CGIS South, Room S354

The Mittal Institute’s Winter Student Grant applications for 2022 are now open. If you’re a Harvard undergraduate or graduate student looking to fund your research, internship, or language study in South Asia this winter, the deadline to apply for a grant is October 14, 2022. Come hear about The Mittal Institute’s funding opportunities for Winter 2023.

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Global Political Thought Annual Conference

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Fri, Apr 8, 2022 at 09:00am —
Sat, Apr 9, 2022

Register to attend online or in person Below is a selection of presentations that includes the keynote and LMSAI’s affiliated faculty. View the full conference schedule here. Friday, April 8: Lunch: 12:00-1:15 PM (Brazilian cuisine) | Boylston Hall 110 (Fong Auditorium) AGPT Spring 2022 seminar, Prof. Durba Mitra: “Third World Women and the Rise of the […]

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South Asian Narratives: Reclaiming and Retelling

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Tue, Mar 29, 2022 at 05:30pm

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Webinar

Register for this event Each year, the Mittal Institute’s Visiting Artist Fellowship welcomes mid-career artists from South Asia to Harvard’s campus to engage with Harvard faculty and students, to participate in art exhibitions, and to perform research using Harvard’s intellectual resources to further their art practice. On Tuesday, March 29th, the Mittal Institute will host […]

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Bridging the Gulf: Experimental Evidence on Migration’s Impact on Tolerance and Internationalism

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Fri, May 6, 2022 from 12:00pm — 01:30pm

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Webinar

Register to join the Bridging the Gulf talk As part of our South Asian Politics Series, organized with Brown University and MIT, Prof. Nikhar Gaikwad (Columbia University) will present on the social impact of migration in a globalized world. Prof. Pia Raffler (Harvard University) will serve as the moderator.  Nikhar Gaikwad is an Assistant Professor […]

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Colossus: The Anatomy of Delhi

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Fri, Mar 4, 2022 from 12:00pm — 01:30pm

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Webinar

Register to join the Colossus: The Anatomy of Delhi talk Neelanjan Sircar is a Senior Visiting Fellow at Centre for Policy Research, Delhi, and Assistant Professor at Ashoka University. His research interests include Indian political economy and comparative political behavior with an eye to Bayesian statistics, causal inference, social network analysis, and game theory. Mr Sircar’s recent […]

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Post Pandemic: Driving Inclusive Growth in Asia

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Wed, Jan 19, 2022 from 08:30am — 09:45am

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Webinar

Register for Session 1 – Education in Asia: Post Pandemic Wednesday, January 19, 8:30am ET / 9:30pm SGT Stream the event on YouTube In a region containing over half of the world’s population and key global powers such as China and India, the pandemic has caused massive shifts in healthcare, economics, and education that affect […]

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