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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Wed, Nov 9, 2011 from 06:30pm — 08:00pm

Planned Neighborhoods: The Long-term Account of An American Design Concept in Independent India Co-sponsored with the Harvard Graduate School of Design Sanjeev Vidyarthi, Assistant Professor of Urban Planning & Policy, University of Illinois at Chicago Chair: Rahul Mehrotra, Professor and Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design View the seminar through Vimeo, […]

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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Fri, Feb 3, 2012 - Sat, Feb 4, 2012

Urban Design Conference: Conditions and Projections Sponsored by the Harvard Graduate School of Design. Co-sponsored by the South Asia Initiative, The Andes Initiative at the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University, The Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies at Harvard University, Swissnex Boston, Switzerland’s science and technology outpost in Boston, and the Loeb Fellowship Program, […]

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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Thu, Mar 8, 2012 from 06:30pm — 08:00pm

A Tale of Three Cities: India’s Urban Future Chaired by Rahul Mehrotra, Professor and Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design Date: Thursday, March 08, 2012 6:30 pm-8:00 pm Location: Stubbins Room, Graduate School of Design, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge , MA 02138 Ravi Kalia, Professor of Asian Studies, Division of Humanities and the […]

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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Wed, Apr 18, 2012 from 08:00am — 05:00pm

Mega-Cities, the Urban Poor and the Price of Planning: The Case of Slum Upgrading in Indian Cities Chair: Rahul Mehrotra, Professor and Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design Janice Perlman, Founder & President of the Mega-Cities Project Co-sponsored with the Harvard Graduate School of Design   Watch the video below:

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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Wed, Nov 14, 2012 from 05:30pm — 07:30pm

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CGIS Knafel, K262
Harvard University

ADDRESS
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Anirban Adhya, Associate Professor, Department of Architecture, Lawrence Tech College of Architecture and Design Chair: Rahul Mehrotra, Professor and Chair, Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design For the City of Kolkata and Bengalis, Durga Pujo is a festival of its own. The festival is rooted in a social-cultural phenomenon that transcends religious […]

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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Tue, Feb 19, 2013 from 06:00pm — 07:30pm

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CGIS Knafel, K262
Harvard University

ADDRESS
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Deruralization: The Modernist City in the Age of Globalization Vikramāditya Prakāsh, Professor of Architecture; Adjunct Professor of Landscape Architecture, Adjunct Professor of Urban Design and Planning; Director, Chandigarh Urban Lab, University of Washington Chair: Rahul Mehrotra, Professor of Urban Planning and Design and Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design

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Urbanization Seminar Series

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Tue, Mar 26, 2013 from 06:00pm — 07:30pm

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CGIS Knafel, K262
Harvard University

ADDRESS
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Decoding Dhaka Farooq Ameen, Principal, City Design Studio Chair: Rahul Mehrotra, Professor of Urban Planning and Design and Chair of the Department of Urban Planning and Design, Harvard Graduate School of Design The city of Dhaka is one of the largest, most dense urban masses in the world.  Its population is projected to reach 20 million by […]

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Thinking with the Heart: A Language of Justice After the 1971 War of Bangladesh

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Mon, Mar 19, 2012 from 04:00pm — 05:30pm

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CGIS Knafel, K262
Harvard University

ADDRESS
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Chaired by Asad Ahmed, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, Harvard University Yasmin Saikia, Hardt-Nickachos Chair in Peace Studies, Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict; Professor of History in the School of Historical, Philosophical and Religious Studies, Arizona State University   The scholarship on post-conflict resolution is growing and the new questions and discourses on peacemaking forefront […]

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The United States in Asia: Five Media Perspectives

The Harvard University Asia Center and the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University present a forum on The United States in Asia: Five Media Perspectives With the participation of Nieman Fellows from Asia Moderated by Arthur Kleinman, Esther and Sidney Rabb Professor, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University and Professor of Medical Anthropology in Global Health and Social Medicine and Professor […]

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The Social and Political Cost of Inaction

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Thu, Dec 8, 2011 from 04:00pm — 06:00pm

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Harvard School of Public Health

ADDRESS
Harvard School of Public Health
Kresge 502
677 Huntington Ave
Boston, MA

Amartya Sen, Thomas W. Lamont University Professor and Professor of Economics and Philosophy, Harvard University Anthony Lake, UNICEF Executive Director Facilitated by Jacqueline Bhabha, Jeremiah Smith, Jr. Lecturer in Law, Harvard Law School and Lecturer on Public Policy, Harvard Kennedy School Sponsored by the FXB Center at Harvard, co-sponsored in part by SAI

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South Asia Without Borders Seminar Series

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Fri, Oct 28, 2011 from 04:00pm — 06:00pm

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CGIS Knafel, K262
Harvard University

ADDRESS
1737 Cambridge Street
Cambridge MA 02138

Dispersed Radiance: Caste, Gender, and Modern Science in India Abha Sur, Lecturer, Program in Women’s & Gender Studies, MIT Chair: Parimal Patil, Professor Department of South Asian Studies, Harvard University Co-sponsored with the Department of South Asian Studies

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