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Skidmore College
Asian Studies

EVENTS 2007 - 2008


  • 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.
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Co-sponsored by the Asian Studies Program, the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, and the Women's Sudies Program.
  • 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
    Date:  3/17/08
    Co-sponsored with Art History Dept.
  • Title:  Lecture by Beau Sia
    Date: 3/27/08
    Co-sponosred with  SGA Asian Cultural Awareness
  • Title: Field Trip to Japanese Animanation Convention in Boston
    Date: 3/28/08
  • Title:  Lecture by Eliot Chang
    Date: 3/31/08
    Co-sponsor with SGA Asian Cultural Awareness
  • Title: Lecture by Ikumi Kaminishi
    Date: 4/2/08
    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"