EVENTS 2007 - 2008
THE ASIAN STUDIES PROGRAM SPONSORS AND CO-SPONSORS VARIOUS EVENTS EACH YEAR.
Title: Spirit and Struggle: The Question of Tibet
Date: Wed. September 19, 2007 7:00 - 8:00 PM
Location: Skidmore College Campus Tish Learning Ctr.201
A lecture and discussion with Dr. R. Linrothe, Professor of Art History at Skidmore College.
Sponsored by Asian Studies
- Title: Empower Dalit Women of Nepal
Date: Wed. October 3, 2007 8:00 - 9:30 PM
Location: Skidmore College Campus, Davis Auditorium
Speaker: Bishnu Pariya, a DALIT woman from Nepal and founder of the human rights organization Empower Dalit Women of Nepal.
For more information contact: http://www.edwon.org/newsevents2.htm
- Title: Indian Dance Lecture/Demonstration with Shila Mehta
Date: October 31, 2007 7:00 PM
Location: Dance Theater
- Title: Lunar New Year Lion Dance
Date: Feb. 2008
Co-sponsored with SGA Asian Cultural Awareness
- Title: Lecture by Sarah Fraser
Co-sponsored with Art History Dept.
- Title: Lecture by Beau Sia
Co-sponosred with SGA Asian Cultural Awareness
- Title: Field Trip to Japanese Animanation Convention in Boston
- Title: Lecture by Eliot Chang
Co-sponsor with SGA Asian Cultural Awareness
- Title: Lecture by Ikumi Kaminishi
Co-sponsored with the Department of Art History
- Title: Lecture by Dr. Steven Hopkins
Date: Thursday, April 10, 2008
Location: Palamountain Hall, Emerson Auditorium 6:00 - 7:00 PM
Lecturer: Dr. Steven P. Hopkins, Professor of Religion at Swarthmore College will give a lecture entitled "Bodies of Desire, Bodies of Lament, Marking Emotion in a Messenger Poem of Medieval South India"