Online Symposium: "Indigeneity in South Asia," April 28-30, 2021, Center for South Asian Studies, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

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Type: 
Symposium
Date: 
April 28, 2021 to April 30, 2021
Location: 
Hawaii, United States
Subject Fields: 
Asian History / Studies, Humanities, Social Sciences, South Asian History / Studies

Indigeneity in South Asia

 

April 28-30, 2021

 

Center for South Asian Studies

University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

 

This online symposium, hosted by the Center for South Asian Studies, explores Indigeneity both as a concept and as a lived experience, featuring the following: 

 

Wednesday April 28, 6pm HST* - Seasons of Life: Foraging and Fermenting Bambooshoot during Ceasefire, documentary and Q&A with Dolly Kikon (author of Leaving the Land, 2019).

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://hawaii.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_5SjH9iSRRCW_DKrwjH-gxA

 

Thursday April 29, 8am HST - Centering Our Indigenous Experience, talk by Pasang Sherpa, Anthropologist from Mount Everest Region in Nepal.

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://hawaii.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_H8ZlbfA4T52ETwGcmmWBuw

 

Thursday April 29, 7.30pm HST - Singing A Great Dream: The Revolutionary Life and Songs of Khusiram Pakhrin, a film and Q&A with Bhakta Syangtan and Anna Stirr. 

Register in advance for this webinar: https://hawaii.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_0x8mid45TY2q2W-wWywZgw

 

Friday April 30, 9.15am HST - “I'm Iñupiaq+Pakistani. My heritage is in the Arctic region of Alaska+South Asia,” Talk Story with Erica Purruq Khan, Cultural Specialist for Alaska Humanities Forum and former student at UH Manoa.

Register in advance for this webinarhttps://hawaii.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_mIHzOstUTnyJ9ImwD9CZRA

 

Friday April 30, 6.00pm HST - Live music performance by the Lambada Bhat from Telangana, India, facilitated by Raju Nayak, English and Foreign Language University, Hyderabad.

Register in advance for this webinar:
https://hawaii.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Oc3CdF1VQxGuOCsldAjYqQ

 

You can view the symposium schedule here.

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1jh0EJyUZr0ZNvjr2KWgFg3EhUT_re_8YIUQNq7l2Vro/edit?usp=sharing

 

*Hawai‘i Standard Time (HST)

 

 

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