Late sixteenth-century China witnessed a surge in the popularity of the Buddhist practice of buying animals and then setting them free. Releasing life, as it was called, could be practiced informally or as part of highly elaborate releasing-life ceremonies organized … Read more
Interested in an Asian Studies major or minor? Thinking of study abroad in Asia? Don't miss this info-packed workshop on Asian Studies at UNC and Abroad! Bring your questions and a notebook. Refreshments provided. Lunch will be served beginning … Read more
Urdu Majlis will be led by lecturer Abdul Nasir for the Spring 2017 semester.
South Asia is India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Afghanistan and more… Interested in one of the world’s most complex and dynamic regions? Join us for an end-of-semester info session on South Asian Studies at UNC! Find out about opportunities … Read more
Please join us Friday September 30, 2016 for the next monthly meeting of Urdu Majlis, the Triangle's Urdu Literary Forum. This Urdu Majlis will concentrate on the life and works of poet Majaz Lakhnavi (1911-1955). WHERE: Room 1009, FedEx … Read more
On September 29th, representatives from Columbia University, Johns Hopkins University, Georgetown University, Princeton University, and Tufts University will be visiting to discuss academic programs, admission requirements, financial aid, and career opportunities for students with graduate degrees in international affairs.
Join us for the Japan-America Society of North Carolina's Speaker Series. The event will be hosted by JASNC and generously supported in part by Social Science Research Council and the Carolina Asia Center at UNC. Light snacks will be served. Register here: http://www.jasnc.org/unc-chapel-hill-speaker-s-series Our … Read more
The Carolina Asia Center supports diverse Asia-related events. However, CAC co-sponsorship of any talk, seminar, documentary screening, film screening, performance or celebration does not constitute endorsement of or agreement with the views presented therein. As an academic institution, we value diverse perspectives that promote dialogue and understanding.