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Sunday, May 7, 2017

Between Worlds - A Conversation with Mira Nair: The 5th Sarah Kailath Memorial Lecture

Lecture: Lecture Series: Highlight | May 7 | 2:30-4:30 p.m. | International House, The Chevron Auditorium

Mira Nair, Film Director

Harsha Ram, Associate Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and Comparative Literature

Institute for South Asia Studies, Sarah Kailath Chair in India Studies, International House, Department of South & Southeast Asian Studies, Institute of International Studies, South/Southeast Asia Library | UC Berkeley Library, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Ethnic Studies Library, Center for African Studies

ISAS is proud to announce the 5th Sarah Kailath Memorial Lecture - a lecture series on the theme of Women and Leadership. This lecture series has been established in memory of Sarah Kailath (February 5 1941 - October 15, 2008), a long-time supporter of CSAS’s mission and activities and in whose name the center holds...   More >

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Building Trust Across Cultures

Workshop: Highlight | May 11 | 1:30-4:30 p.m. | International House, Home Room

Intercultural Trainers, Robertson Center for Intercultural Leadership

International House

It’s a truism that trust matters in the workplace: when colleagues trust one another, not only do we feel better, but we accomplish more. Trust, though, doesn’t always come easily: evolution has programmed our unconscious minds to be sensitive to potential threats, and where there is threat there is no trust. To make matters even more challenging, our cultures have given us varied ways of...   More >

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Sikh Monologues

Special Event: Highlight | May 13 | 7-10 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium

Sikh Monologues

Institute for South Asia Studies, Sikh Monologues

The Sikh Monologues is an ethnographic theater performance informed by Sikh stories across America.