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Film Screening: Assist Bhopal - A short film by Megan Dogra: A screening and discussion on the 30th anniversary of the Bhopal gas disaster

Wednesday, December 3, 2014 • 7:00 PM

Market on Collier, 1700 S Lamar #230, Austin TX 78704


Talk by Ustad Raza Ali Khan

Monday, November 24, 2014 • 8:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


South Asia Seminar Series: Anastasia Piliavsky, University of Cambridge

Thursday, November 20, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)

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Snakes on the Dancefloor: Bollywood Ishtyle and Sridevi's Queer Gesture

Wednesday, November 19, 2014 • 4:00 PM

BUR 214

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Reading Ghalib in Mir's Light

Monday, November 17, 2014 • 6:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


CARNATIC MAESTRO T.M. KRISHNA IN AUSTIN

Saturday, November 15, 2014 • 6:30 PM

C.D. FULKES MIDDLE SCHOOL ROUND ROCK, TX, 400 W. Anderson lane, Round Rock, TX, 78664

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Free Film Screening: Awesome Asian Bad Guys

Friday, November 14, 2014 • 11:00 AM

Texas Union Theater


South Asia Seminar Series: Prof. S. Akbar Zaidi, Columbia University

Thursday, November 13, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)

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7th Austin Asian American Film Festival

Thursday, November 13, 2014

Marchesa Theater, 6406 N I H 35 # 3100, Austin, TX 78752


Let's Talk India: Child Labor & Child Trafficking

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 • 6:00 PM

BME 4.202H

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Zinda Bhaag (Run for Your Life): A Screening

Sunday, November 9, 2014 • 5:30 PM

At the home of Sandra Boccara, 3210 Elmridge Street, Houston TX 77025

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Movie Screening with Director and Producer: Zinda Bhaag (Run for Your Life)

Friday, November 7, 2014 • 6:00 PM

AVaya Auditorium (POB 2.302), 201 East 24th Street

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South Asia Seminar Series: Prof. Carla Petievich, UT Austin

Thursday, November 6, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)

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Film Screening: The Eyes and Ears of Bengal: Six Classic Films by Satyajit Ray

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 • 7:30 PM

AFS at the Marchesa (6226 Middle Fiskville Rd)


Healthcare in Bhutan: Remarkable Successes and Remaining Challenges

Friday, October 31, 2014 • 12:15 PM

Room 3.122, Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs


South Asia Seminar Series: Prof. Richard Eaton, University of Arizona & Prof. A. Azfar Moin, UT Austin

Thursday, October 30, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


Dr. Ananda Dance Workshop

Monday, October 27, 2014 • 5:00 PM

10700 Anderson Mill Road, Suite #208, Austin, TX, 78750 ( Bollywood Shake Studio)

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A BALLET ON HYMNS OF INDIA ( Slokas from Natyashastra)

Sunday, October 26, 2014 • 5:00 PM

Travis High School Auditorium, 1211 E.Oltorf, Austin, TX, 78704 (Junction of I-35 and Oltorf )

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Dr. Ananda Dance Ballet

Sunday, October 26, 2014 • 5:00 PM

Travis High School Auditorium, 1211 E.Oltorf, Austin, TX, 78704 (Junction of I-35 and Oltorf )

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Bhopal's Struggle of Memory Against Forgetting

Thursday, October 23, 2014 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)

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AN INSPIRING BALLET “NRITYOPAHARA” & “NAVARASA”

Thursday, October 16, 2014 • 5:00 PM

Travis High School Auditorium, 1211 E.Oltorf, Austin, TX, 78704

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Film Screening: Gulabi Gang

Wednesday, October 15, 2014 • 7:30 PM

AFS at the Marchesa (6226 Middle Fiskville Rd)


A Soul Stirring Carnatic Music Concert

Saturday, October 11, 2014 • 7:00 PM

Ragsdale Center, St.Edwards University, Austin, Tx

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South Asia Seminar Series: Prof. S. Akbar Hyder, Asian Studies, UT Austin

Thursday, October 9, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)



Jugalbandi: An Evening of Indian Classical Music

Sunday, October 5, 2014 • 7:30 PM

Bates Recital Hall


HEB ISD and the HIndi Urdu Flagship Present - Hindi Is Here!

Saturday, October 4, 2014 • 8:30 AM

The Pat May Center, 1849 B Central Drive, Bedford TX 76022



South Asia Seminar Series: Prof. Janice Leoshko, Art & Art History, UT Austin

Thursday, October 2, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)

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Film Screening: Kaphal (Wild Berries)

Sunday, September 28, 2014 • 2:30 PM

Southwest Theaters - Lake Creek (Formerly Alamo Drafthouse Lakecreek) 13729 Research Blvd. #1500, Austin, Texas 78750

Winner, Best Children's Film - 61st National Film Awards of India



MUTINY: Asians Storm British Music

Thursday, September 25, 2014 • 5:30 PM


Book Launch Celebration: Rigveda by Joel Brereton and Stephanie Jamison

Thursday, September 25, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)

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The Indian Classical Music Circle of Austin (ICMCA) presents a concert with Pandit Birju Maharaj

Friday, September 19, 2014 • 8:00 PM

Raymond E. Hartfield Performing Arts Center, 500 McNeil Drive, Austin TX 78729

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Slow Ethnography Roundtable

Monday, September 8, 2014 • 5:30 PM

Glickman Center


Slow Ethnography: Ethnographic-painting Demonstration

Friday, September 5, 2014 • 1:00 PM

Blanton Museum of Art



The National Award winning Documentary GULABIGANG screening and Q&A with director Nishtha Jain in attendance

Sunday, May 18, 2014 • 2:30 PM

Southwest Theaters - Lake Creek (Formerly Alamo Drafthouse Lakecreek) 13729 Research Blvd. #1500, Austin, Texas 78750

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Music and Dances of India Festival (Musical Ramanavami Festival)

Saturday, April 26, 2014 • 5:30 PM

C.D. Fulkes Middle School, 400 W Anderson Lane, Round Rock, TX


'Fandry' Movie Screening and Discussion with Filmmaker - Mr. Nagraj Manjule

Thursday, April 24, 2014 • 7:00 PM

Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302)

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Roundtable Discussion: Censorship vs. Freedom of Expression

Thursday, April 24, 2014 • 6:00 PM

NOA 1.126


The Copper Plates from Kollam Talk and Exhibition

Wednesday, April 23, 2014 • 12:00 PM

Perry-Castañeda Library (PCL), Room 2.500

A public talk by Prof. Don Davis, Asian Studies, UT Austin


The Anthropocene in the Longue Duree

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

CLA 1.302B



South Asia Seminar Series: Cabeiri Robinson, University of Washington

Thursday, April 17, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


South Asia Seminar Series: Zahid Hussain, Author and Journalist

Thursday, April 10, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


Hindi-Urdu Flagship Presents: Journeys in Urdu Seminar Series

Monday, April 7, 2014 • 7:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room




South Asia Seminar Series: Alexander Evans, United Nations

Thursday, March 27, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)



Talk by Jens Braavig: “Aśoka and the Beginning of the Mahāyāna”

Friday, March 21, 2014 • 12:00 PM

Meyerson conference room, WCH 4.118



SXSW Showcase: Underbaby

Saturday, March 15, 2014 • 8:00 PM

Bar 96- 96 Rainey st.


Conference: Buddhism's Boundaries

Saturday, March 1, 2014

March 1-March 2, 2014


South Asia Seminar Series: William Fisher, Clark University

Thursday, February 27, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


Panel Discussion: Is Intolerance on the Rise in india?

Tuesday, February 25, 2014 • 7:00 PM

Belo Center for New Media, 300 W. Dean Keaton (KUT building) Room 5.208



South Asia Seminar Series: Tayyab Mahmud, Seattle University School of Law

Thursday, February 13, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)



Transcultural Lenses on Islam

Friday, February 7, 2014 • 8:30 AM

SAC 3.112 Balcony Room B


South Asia Seminar Series: Frederic Grare, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace

Thursday, February 6, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


South Asia Seminar Series: Andrew Wilder, United States Institute of Peace

Thursday, January 23, 2014 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118)


India – Country at the Cross Roads - Seminar at the UT Forum

Friday, January 10, 2014 • 11:00 AM

Thompson Conference Center