The Journal for Cultural and Religious Theory and the University of Denver in conjunction with its partner faculty researchers abroad is sponsoring a two-day symposium prior to the American Academy of Religion meeting on the topic “Re-Envisioning Religious Studies As A Global Discipline” The purpose of the symposium is to re-envision the field of Religious Studies as an emergent, operative, genuinely global discipline that is neither predominantly “Americocentric” nor beholden largely to, or segmented by, the specialties, topical interests, and methodologies that have pre
We are seeking presenters for a panel tentatively titled "Nation Building in Twentieth Century India." Historians have long examined how political figures played a key role in the emergence of free India. In this panel however, we seek to shed light on the role of social forces that lay beyond the realm of political parties. We currently have one panelist presenting material on Bihari intellectuals and their role in the building of modern Patna. A second panelist examines the contribution of Indian railwaymen to the same process in the 1939-1949 period.
Education About Asia (EAA) is the peer-reviewed teaching journal of the Association for Asian Studies. Our print and online readers include undergraduate instructors as well as high school and middle school teachers. Our articles are intended to provide educators and academics in the humanities and social sciences who are often not specialists with basic understanding of Asia-related content.
The Body in Colonial India: July 7, 2018
Goldsmiths, The University of London
Please join us for the Body in Colonial India Colloquium. Registration is free (including lunch) but space is limited. Please register by June 29, 2018. If you are interested in registering please complete the registration form through the link below. Spaces will be held on a first-come, first-served basis.
10:00-10:15 registration and tea/coffee
10:15-10:30: Opening remarks
Transactions and documentation in the Persianate world
Exeter, 13-14 July 2018
Call for papers for the Sound Culture Studies and Modernity in Asia Conference
Organised by the Asian Sound Cultures and Modernity Project at Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Date: 14- 15 September 2018
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Date:Monday, July 9, 2018
Time:7:30 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. (doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
Venue:Temple University, Japan Campus, Azabu Hall 1F Parliament
Speaker:Dr. Giulio Pugliese, Lecturer in War Studies at King’s College London
Moderator:Robert Dujarric, Director of ICAS
Admission:Free. Open to the public.