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

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The American Institute of Indian Studies announces its upcoming fellows for 2022-24. AIIS acknowledges the generosity of colleagues who contributed to their 60th Anniversary Campaign. These contributions enabled AIIS to award three additional junior…

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Karunya Bhramasandra is graduating this year with a degree in English and a minor in global studies (with a specialization in South Asian studies). "I chose English because it allowed me the flexibility to turn my department-trained analytical…
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The Stanford-affiliated Fulbright recipients will travel to 14 countries, including the Dominican Republic, India, Laos, Mexico, Netherlands, Spain, and Zimbabwe, where they will research and study during the 2022-23 academic year. Sixteen Stanford…
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Lalita du Perron talks to Jonathan Peterson of Stanford Religious Studies about his research and teaching on Vedanta, atheism, ritual branding, body modification, and interreligious love. Transcript available on request for a disability-related…

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Thirty-seven humanities scholars, ranging from graduate students to tenured faculty, have been awarded fellowships to support their research and writing, with additional undergraduate fellows to be appointed in the coming months. The Stanford…