EASC Colloquium: "Internet Catchphrases: Grassroots Expressions and Social Memory in Contemporary China"
12:00 p.m. - 01:15 p.m.
Friday, January 30, 2015
Woodburn Hall 100
Presented by Mingjie Li, Visiting Scholar of Folklore and Ethnomusicology, IU Bloomington.
In light of the current political situation in China, internet catchphrases have functioned not only as a resource for gossip that the media and masses are keen... Read More »
Arabic Calligraphy Presentation and Workshop with Dr. Muhammad Habib
10:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Friday, February 06, 2015
Cedar Hall C 114
Want to try your hand at calligraphy? The Department of NELC is excited to offer a presentation by Dr. Muhammad Habib from California State University on Arabic calligraphy! The interactive presentation and workshop will take place on Friday, February 6, 2015,... Read More »
Lunch and a Lecture: "Does Iran Still Need a Supreme Leader?"
11:45 a.m. - 01:00 p.m.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
1105 Atwater Avenue, Bloomington, Indiana 47401
Presented by Professor Jamsheed Choksy, Department of Central Eurasian Studies, IUB
Professor Choksy will look at the history, roles, and powers of the position of Supreme Leader of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The Supreme Leader's office w... Read More »
Discussion and Book Signing: "My Voice Is My Weapon: Music, Nationalism, and the Poetics of Palestinian Resistance"
08:00 a.m. - 09:00 a.m.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Indiana Memorial Union (Union Building)
Ethnomusicology Professor David McDonald will discuss his book, My Voice Is My Weapon: Music, Nationalism, and the Poetics of Palestinian Resistance.
In My Voice Is My Weapon, David A. McDonald rethinks the conventional history of th... Read More »
EASC Colloquium: "Gifted Gazers: Visions of Viewing in Southern Song (1127-1279) Buddhist Painting"
12:00 p.m. - 01:15 p.m.
Friday, February 27, 2015
Ballantine Hall 004
Presented by Phillip Bloom, Art History, IU Bloomington.
Crafted between 1178 and 1188 for ritual use in a small temple near Ningbo, a set of one hundred hanging scrolls depicting the Five Hundred Arhats—semi-human, semi-divine disciples of the ... Read More »
1st Annual Korean Speech Contest
04:00 p.m. - 06:30 p.m.
Friday, March 06, 2015
Ballantine Hall 109
Come cheer on students as they compete for fame and fortune while practicing their Korean presentation skills! Co-sponsored by the East Asian Studies Center, East Asian Languages and Cultures, and the Korean Conversation Club.
Ránki Hungarian Chair Symposium: "Transformations of Urban Social Fabric in East Central Europe, 1880 to present"
Saturday, March 28, 2015
IU Bloomington Campus, Indiana Memorial Union, Oak Room
The György Ránki Hungarian Chair and the Hungarian Studies Program of the Indiana University Department of Central Eurasian Studies are pleased to present the 33rd György Ránki Hungarian Chair Symposium.
The symposium will... Read More »
13th Annual Danner Lecture: “Mamluks, Qalandars, Rafidis, and the ‘Other’ Ibn Taymiyya”
07:15 p.m. - 09:30 p.m.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
President's Room, University Club, IMU
The thirteenth annual Danner Lecture will be presented by Dr. Yahya Michot, Professor of Islamic Studies and Christian-Muslim Relations. He is also the current editor of the journal “The Muslim World” edited by the Seminary.
A light recept... Read More »