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Visual Culture Colloquium

August 30th, 2016 - 4:30PM-5:30PM

Location: Goldwin Smith Hall

Room: 142

Cosmic Correspondences: Astral Piety and Painting at the Mughal Court Yael Rice Assistant Professor, Art and History of Art, Asian Languages and Civilizations, Amherst College co-sponsored by the South Asia Program and the Society for the Humanities.  ...


The Cornell International Fair

August 31st, 2016 - 11:30AM-2:00PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: First Floor Terrace

The Cornell International Fair showcases the many options for students to internationalize their Cornell experience.  It invites undergraduate and graduate students to explore international and global study on campus and abroad. Students will be able to talk with faculty and staff about study abroad, exchanges, language study, international majors/minors, fellowships, internships, courses wit...


Subaltern Speak: An Indian Soldier's 'Travelogue' of China, 1900-1901

September 12th, 2016 - 12:15PM-1:15PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: G08

This talk will offer a close reading of Gadadhar Singh's 1902 Hindi account of his thirteen months in China as a member of the British Indian force that was part of an eight-nations International Expedition mobilized to lift the siege of the Foreign Legations in Beijing.  It examines his text to highlight his extraordinary "inter-Asian" perspective on a China seemingly on the ve...


Bartels World Affairs Fellowship Lecture: Svetlana Alexievich

September 12th, 2016 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: Statler Auditorium

Svetlana Alexievich will present the Bartels World Affairs Fellowship Lecture....


The Afterlife of Islamic Architecture: Ethics, Ecology, and Other Times in the Medieval Ruins of Delhi

September 19th, 2016 - 12:15PM-1:15PM

Location: Uris Hall

Room: G08

While doing research in Delhi, I often heard stories of people’s dreams and visions of white robed Muslim saints amongst Delhi’s medieval monuments.  Dreams and visions of saints, as Amira Mittermaier’s (2011) work on dreaming in contemporary Egypt has shown us, are conceptualized as coming from an Elsewhere, not from inside the unconscious but from outside the subject. But...


Rethinking the Proposal: Part 1

September 21st, 2016 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

Part philosophy, part practical tutorial, this two-part workshop aims to make proposal writing easier and more successful. Plan on attending both sessions. Register here.   Part 1: Wednesday, September 21, G08 Uris Hall, 4:30 pm Focusing on the relationships we construct or imagine as we write – the social character of our writing. Part 2: Wednesday, October 5, G08 Uris Ha...


2016 Rabindranath Tagore Modern Indian Literature Lecture with Ranjit Hoskote

September 23rd, 2016 - 4:30PM-5:30PM

Location: A.D. White House

Room: Guerlac Room

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The A to Z of Conflict

October 4th, 2016 - 4:30PM-5:30PM

Location: Goldwin Smith Hall

Room: History of Art Gallery

The A to Z of Conflict is an artist’s book project that imagines what a commonplace children’s ABC book would look like if all the letters, all the words and all the images were chosen in relation to the subject of conflict. The project that uses three languages - English, Sinhala and Tamil – these are the three main languages spoken in Sri Lanka, a country torn apart by decades...


Rethinking the Proposal: Part 2

October 5th, 2016 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

Part philosophy, part practical tutorial, this two-part workshop aims to make proposal writing easier and more successful. Plan on attending both sessions. Register here.   Part 1: Wednesday, September 21, G08 Uris Hall, 4:30 pm Focusing on the relationships we construct or imagine as we write – the social character of our writing. Part 2: Wednesday, October 5, G08 Uris Ha...


Fulbright Opportunities for Graduate Students

October 18th, 2016 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides full funding for graduate and professional students conducting research or teaching in any field in more than 150 countries. Open to U.S. citizens only. The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad program supports doctoral students conducting research in modern languages or area studies for six to 12 months. Open to U.S. citizens and pe...


Fulbright U.S. Student Program Info Session for Undergraduates

October 26th, 2016 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program supports college graduates conducting research or teaching in any field in more than 150 countries. Applications are due in the fall of senior year; students who wish to begin the program immediately after graduation are encouraged to start the application process in their junior year....


International Research Travel Grants

November 2nd, 2016 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

These grants provide travel support for Cornell University graduate students conducting short-term research and/or fieldwork in countries outside the United States. They also provide travel support for professional students engaged in various academic experiences in the international arena. ...


Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships (FLAS)

November 9th, 2016 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

FLAS Fellowships support undergraduate, graduate, and professional students studying modern foreign languages and related area or international studies. Funding is offered in collaboration with the Einaudi Center’s South Asia and Southeast Asia Programs....


Fulbright U.S. Student Program Info Session for Undergraduates

February 8th, 2017 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program supports college graduates conducting research or teaching in any field in more than 150 countries. Applications are due in the fall of senior year; students who wish to begin the program immediately after graduation are encouraged to start the application process in their junior year....


Fulbright Opportunities for Graduate Students

February 22nd, 2017 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program provides full funding for graduate and professional students conducting research or teaching in any field in more than 150 countries. Open to U.S. citizens only. The Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad program supports doctoral students conducting research in modern languages or area studies for six to 12 months. Open to U.S. citizens and pe...


Rethinking the Proposal: Concrete and Philosophical Approaches

March 15th, 2017 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

Part philosophy, part practical tutorial, this workshop aims to make proposal writing easier and more successful. It also offers an ensemble of remarkably useful tools for producing, revising, and editing, even under the stress of deadline....


Fulbright U.S. Student Program Info Session for Undergraduates

March 20th, 2017 - 4:30PM-6:00PM

Location: G08 Uris Hall

The Fulbright U.S. Student Program supports college graduates conducting research or teaching in any field in more than 150 countries. Applications are due in the fall of senior year; students who wish to begin the program immediately after graduation are encouraged to start the application process in their junior year....

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