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Urdu Placement Exam

Friday, April 19, 2019 • 9:00 AM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Urdu Placement Exam

Chinese Studies Workshop Series - Professor Lhagha, Qinghai University - Social Life and Changes in the Amdo Region of Tibet, 1978-2018

Friday, April 19, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus


Guest Speaker Jens Schlieter on "Experiments with Experience: Spiritual Practice as Experimentation in (Neo-)Yoga and (Neo-)Buddhism"

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Guest Speaker Jens Schlieter on

Between Revolution and the Self: The Ethical Paradox in Literary Discourse in and after the Chinese Socialist Period

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Between Revolution and the Self: The Ethical Paradox in Literary Discourse in and after the Chinese Socialist Period

Film Screening: "Peacocks, Paradise & Tigers, Oh My!" - Animated Adivasi Stories

Saturday, April 13, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302), UT Austin campus

Film Screening:

Susan Napier Book Talk: What Miyazaki's World Taught Me

Friday, April 12, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Harry Ransom Center, Prothro Theater, 300 West 21st Street, UT Campus

Susan Napier Book Talk:  What Miyazaki's World Taught Me

Seminar Series Workshop: "Comparison with Islamic Empires" with Giancarlo Casale and Dan Sheffield

Friday, April 12, 2019 • 9:00 AM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Seminar Series Workshop:

Majors/Minors Gathering (drop-in)

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 • 3:00 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Majors/Minors Gathering (drop-in)


New Directions in Anthropology XII: Everyday Anthropology

Friday, April 5, 2019 • 9:00 AM

JGB 4.102 and SAC 5.118, UT Campus

New Directions in Anthropology XII: Everyday Anthropology

Asian Studies Undergraduate Honors Thesis Presentation Symposium

Friday, April 5, 2019 • 1:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Asian Studies Undergraduate Honors Thesis Presentation Symposium

Asian Studies Undergraduate Spring Festival 2019

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 • 1:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Asian Studies Undergraduate Spring Festival 2019

World Languages Day

Saturday, March 30, 2019 • 10:00 AM

Glickman Conference Center, RLP1.302D, E, and F Patton Hall and Winship Circle, UT-Austin 305 E. 23rd St.

World Languages Day


Geng Song Presents "Television In China: Governmentality, Soft Power, & Nation Building"

Monday, March 25, 2019 • 3:30 PM

UT Austin Campus (BMC 5.102)

Geng Song Presents

Cultivating Socialist Motherhood and Childhood: Daycares and Preschools in Rural Communes of China (1953-1983)

Friday, March 15, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Cultivating Socialist Motherhood and Childhood: Daycares and Preschools in Rural Communes of China (1953-1983)


Chinese Studies Workshop Series - Professor Xiaoli Wang, North University of China

Friday, March 1, 2019 • 3:30 PM

RLP 3.106, UT Austin Campus


Seminar Series: Christopher Atwood on "'Secularism' and 'Religion' in the Mongol Empire" with discussant Johan Elverskog

Thursday, February 28, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Seminar Series: Christopher Atwood on

Judith Farquhar Presents Ho Lecture on "Gathering Medicines: Plants and Powers in China’s Southern Mountains"

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 • 7:00 PM

UT Peter O'Donnell Jr. Building, Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302), 201 E 24th St, Austin, TX 78712

Judith Farquhar Presents Ho Lecture on

Book Talk with Department of Asian Studies UT Professor Youjeong Oh

Friday, February 22, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Book Talk with Department of Asian Studies UT Professor Youjeong Oh

Guest Speaker: Reetika Khera on "Dissent on Aadhaar: Big data meets big brother"

Monday, February 18, 2019 • 11:00 AM

Glickman Conference Center, RLP 1.302D, UT Austin campus

Guest Speaker: Reetika Khera on

Getting Animals to Talk about Disaster: The Fiction of the 2011 Disasters of Northeast Japan

Friday, February 15, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Getting Animals to Talk about Disaster:  The Fiction of the 2011 Disasters of Northeast Japan

Seminar Series Workshop: "The Mughal Era" with Audrey Truschke, Rutgers (Newark), and Rajeev Kinra, Northwestern University

Friday, February 15, 2019 • 9:00 AM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Seminar Series Workshop:

China’s Reform and Opening Up: Four Decades of Legacies and Lessons

Friday, February 8, 2019 • 8:10 AM

LBJ School of Public Affairs, SRH 3.124

China’s Reform and Opening Up: Four Decades of Legacies and Lessons

Seminar Series: Azfar Moin on "'Peace with All Religions' (Sulh-i Kull): Indo Persian Political Theology and Cosmopolitanism"

Thursday, January 31, 2019 • 3:30 PM

Meyerson Conference Room (WCH 4.118), UT Austin Campus

Seminar Series: Azfar Moin on

The Jim Crow Cigarette in China: An Intimate History of Corporate Imperialism

Thursday, January 31, 2019 • 3:30 PM

RLP 1.302E, UT Austin Campus

The Jim Crow Cigarette in China:  An Intimate History of Corporate Imperialism

18th International Conference on Maharashtra

Saturday, January 26, 2019 • 9:00 AM

Glickman Conference Center, Rooms RLP 1.302A and B, UT Austin campus

18th International Conference on Maharashtra

18th International Conference on Maharashtra

Friday, January 25, 2019 • 9:00 AM

Glickman Conference Center, Rooms RLP 1.302A and B, UT Austin campus

18th International Conference on Maharashtra

18th International Conference on Maharashtra

Thursday, January 24, 2019 • 9:00 AM

Glickman Conference Center, Rooms RLP 1.302A and B, UT Austin campus

18th International Conference on Maharashtra