Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 06:00pm
Wed, Apr 4, 2012 at 07:30pm
Conferences and Symposiums, Cultural/Social Events, South Asia Without Borders, _temp, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
Moderated by: Dr. Bruce Chabner, Professor, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Director of Clinical Research, MGH Cancer Center, Massachusetts General Hospital
Dr. Joel Katz, Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Dr. Elizabeth Gaufberg, Assistant Professor of Medicine; Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard University
Exhibiting artists and panelists include:
Kyle Lindholm, Vandana Sharma, Dr. George Taylor, and Rachna Tiwari.
Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 06:00pm
Fri, Mar 23, 2012 at 09:00pm
Welcome remarks: Parimal Patil, Professor, Department of South Asian Studies, Harvard University
Moderated by: Laura Weinstein, Ananda Coomaraswamy Curator of South Asian and Islamic Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Panelists and exhibitors:
Visual Arts: Pragati Sharma, Jyoti Joshi, Don Perrault, and Sunanda Sahay
Music: Warren Senders
Dance: Ranjani Saigal
Reception, exhibition viewing, and live folk art demonstration from 6:00-7:00pm in the CGIS Knafel Concourse, 1737 Cambridge St., Cambridge, MA, to be followed by a seminar with Laura Weinstein moderating in CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium, 1730 Cambridge Street, Cambridge, MA
Fri, Apr 13, 2012 at 05:30pm
Fri, Apr 13, 2012 at 07:30pm
Diana Eck, Professor of Comparative Religion and Indian Studies, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Member of Faculty of Divinity, Harvard Divinity School
Chair: Hitesh Hathi, Producer, Here and Now, WBUR
Co-sponsored by Lowell House and the Department of South Asian Studies
Thu, Oct 4, 2012 at 05:30pm
Thu, Oct 4, 2012 at 07:30pm
2012 Academy Award for Documentary, Short Subject
Directed by Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy & Daniel Junge
Every year, hundreds of people- mostly women- are attacked with acid in Pakistan.Saving Face follows several of these survivors, their fight for justice, and a London-based reconstructive surgeon who has returned to his homeland of Pakistan to help them restore their faces and their lives.
Co-Sponsored with the Harvard Asia Center, the Women’s Law Association, and the Harvard Law Documentary Group.
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 04:30pm
Wed, Sep 25, 2013 at 06:30pm
Cultural/Social Events, Homepage Event, _temp, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
Celebrate the start of the school year with the Harvard South Asia Institute.
Fri, Sep 28, 2012 at 04:30pm
Fri, Sep 28, 2012 at 06:30pm
Harvard students and faculty, start the school year off right with SAI’s Chaat Party! Meet representatives from student groups across Harvard that focus on South Asia, learn about SAI’s internship and funding opportunities, and enjoy delicious South Asia food!
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 05:00pm
Mon, Sep 17, 2012 at 08:00pm
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 South Asian Studies, Harvard University
Chair: Ali Asani, Professor of Indo-Muslim and Islamic Religion and Cultures, Chair, Department of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations, and Director, Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Islamic Studies Program
Co-sponsored by the South Asia Initiative, the Harvard Foundation, and the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Islamic Studies Program
Read more here.