Events Archive 2019 - 2020

MESAS Department

October 17


Film Screening: "Said and Saida"
Followed by Q&A session with co-producer, Nadira Khusankhodjaeva

October 22

William De Baets, Consul General of Belgium
"Making Sense of the EU after Brexit"

November 14

MESAS Language Event
"Folktakes: Wisdom and Humor in the Middle East and South Asia"

Program in Mediterranean Archaeology

March 2            Sarah Murray, Assistant Professor
Department of Classics, University of Toronto
"Connectivities, Collapses, and Coastal Landscapes: New Insights into Attica's History from the Bay of Porto Raphti"

South Asia Seminar Series

September 23       

Anand V. Taneja, Assistant Professor
Religious Studies, Vanderbilt University
"The (Critical) Edge of Tradition: Urdu Poetry and Political Theologies in Contemporary India"

October 28          

Michael H. Fisher, Danforth Professor Emeritus
History, Oberlin College
"Writing India's Environmental History"

November 12

Siti Sarah Muwahidah, PhD Candidate
Graduate Division of Religion, Emory University
"Sectarianization in Indonesia: Orthodoxies, New Authorities, and Geopolitics"

February 18

Chad M. Bauman, Professor
Religion, Butler University
"Anti-Christian Violence in Contemporary India: A Proxy War on Secular Modernity?"