Lecture | February 1 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 602 Barrows Hall
Elora Shehabuddin, Associate Professor of Humanities and Political Science, Rice University
My current project traces the history of successive generations of urban Muslim Bengali women activists over the second half of the twentieth century. This allows me to examine how they have negotiated their identitiesas Bengali, Pakistani, Bangladeshi, Third World, secular, religious, and Muslimat different moments and how transnational interactions and international interventions have shaped... More >
Reading - Literary | February 21 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)
Arif Anwar, Author
Sanchita Saxena, Director, Subir and Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies; Executive Director, Institute for South Asia Studies
An Evening with Arif Anwar, author of "The Storm."
Reimagining Health, Empowerment, and Sovereignty in Bangladesh: Chowdhury Center-LSE Bangladesh Summit 2019
Conference/Symposium | February 22 | 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. | B-100 Blum Hall
The second UC Berkeley-LSE Bangladesh Summit 2019.
Tony Stewart | Subjunctive Explorations - Fictive Sufi Tales of Early Modern Bengal: The 2nd ISAS-VSB Lecture on Religion in the Modern World
Lecture | April 5 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)
Tony K. Stewart, Gertrude Conaway Vanderbilt Chair in Humanities Professor and Chair, Department of Religious Studies, Vanderbilt University
Robert Goldman, Professor of Sanskrit and Catherine and William L. Magistretti Distinguished Professor in South & Southeast Asian Studies
A lecture by Prof. Tony K. Stewart, professor of religion at Vanderbilt University, and a specialist in the religions and literatures of the Bengali-speaking world.