Events Archive 2021 - 2022

MESAS Department

March 31   

MESAS Language Event
"Dances and Songs of the Middle East and South Asia"  

Program in Mediterranean Archaeology

October 16 Steven Sidebotham, Professor
Ancient History and Archaeology, University of Delaware
"An Ancient Merchant's Journey from India to Alexandria
in Roman Times"
April 13 Dimitra Mylona
Institute for Aegean Prehistory Study Center for East Crete
"The Bounty of the Sea on the Classical Table:
An Archaeology of Fishing and Fish Eating" 
July 6-9 Red Sea Project X Conference (Co-Organizer)

South Asia Seminar Series

September 27 Aalekhya Malladi, PhD Candidate
Graduate Division of Religion, Emory University
"Offerings for the Debt Bound God: Exploring Sacred Space in Tirupati"
October 14 Scott Kugle, Professor
South Asian and Islamic Studies, Emory University
"Qawwali: Sufi Music of India and Pakistan"
October 16 Riyaaz Qawwali Concert
November 2 Paul A. Courtright, Professor Emeritus
Department of Religion, Emory University
"Approaching the Sublime: The Immolation of Wives in Colonial India"
February 18 Kareem Khubchandani, Assistant Professor
Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies, Tufts University
"Lessons in Drag, with LaWhore Vagistan"
April 23-24 Conference "New Directions in Hindi Language Instruction"