The presentation introduces the various voices in contemporary Pakistani literature and art that often go unnoticed in international representation of the country. It will bring out various local themes and metaphors regarding self and identity to broaden the debate in … Read more
Event Category: Pakistan
Thursday, March 24, 6:30 PM: "Bajrangi Bhaijaan" (2015) (in Hindi-Urdu with English subtitles - free admission) Where: Bingham 103 on the UNC campus near Wilson Library on the main quadrangle. Most parking on campus is free after 5 p.m. Synopsis: … Read more
Time: Wednesday, August 10 at 3:00 pm. Venue: FedEx Global Education Center, 4th Floor, UNC-Chapel Hill U.S.- Pakistan relations are a painfully enduring relationship. Over the decades, these nations have witnessed high and low points several times yet endured and not … Read more
Convenors: Prasenjit Duara, Duke University Levi McLaughlin, North Carolina State University In this one-day symposium, participants in two panels will draw on their ethnographic investigations and historical research to stimulate conversation on the Asian religion/politics nexus. They shall present case … Read more
Authors in the new edited collection Beyond Liberal Order: States, Societies and Markets in the Global Indian Ocean (Hurst, 2021) will speak on their research in Asia. Dr. Harry Verhoeven (a co-editor of the volume) will introduce the volume, with … Read more
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