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Nov 21 2017 | Posted In: Students
1947 Partition Archive
Nov 20 2017 | Posted In: In the News, Students
Piece written by undergraduate and South Asian Studies Minor Priya Chatwani  Diwali or Deepwali is an auspicious “festival of lights” celebrated throughout India and the world. This holiday, which coincides with the start of the Hindu New Year, celebrates good over evil as well as Lord Rama’s long-...
Nov 20 2017 | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Article from the Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment  September 14, 2017 | By  Rob Jordan |     Brick kilns and their pollution are ubiquitous in South Asia. An interdisciplinary team is combining satellite data and political persuasion to track kilns, raise public awareness and...
Nov 7 2017 | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Piece written by graduate student Ashveer Singh
Nov 7 2017 | Posted In: Announcements
This two day workshop will bring together the work of advanced graduate students and recent PhDs working on topics of current interest in modern South Asian Studies. Past papers have tackled issues ranging from film and ethnomusicology to state formation and elections, presenting new theoretical...