Photo taken by Byron Gray (India 2020) depicting an eastern cattle egret perched on a log in front of coloful fishing boats on water.

Photo Credit: Byron Gray (Cattle egret in fishing village of Gorai - Mumbai, India 2020)

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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,…
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Piece written by graduate student Ashveer Singh On October 12th, the Center hosted Professor Reetika Khera of the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi to give a talk on her ongoing work on Aadhaar, the Indian government’s ambitious biometric ID…
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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…
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Our South Asian Studies minor student Hemangini Raina talks to Stanford Magazine about rediscovering her Indian roots and changing her mind about moving back to the Middle East. To read the story click here.
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Check out the Facebook Live conversation between CSA Director Jisha Menon and Award–winning choreographer Akram Khan by visiting here. For information about the upcoming performance of Akram Khan's "Until the Lions" on Oct. 27 and 28th click here.