The Institute of Asian Research is delighted to announce the winner of its 2015 Lunar New Year Photo Contest. We thank everyone who submitted photos to this year's contest. The judges were impressed with the quality and creativity of all of the photo submissions we received this year. To view the winning submission, click here.
CISAR, Asian Studies, and the ACAM Program at UBC are pleased to present
"MIND-DANCING WITH LANGUAGE"
A special evening with the acclaimed novelist Shauna Singh Baldwin
Friday, March 6, 6PM in the ASIAN CENTRE AUDITORIUM (1871 West Mall)
The Plenary Lecture for SACPAN 2015: South Asia Conference of the Pacific Northwest
For more details, please see here.
This year’s installment of the long-running SACPAN conference is themed “Works in Progress” and involves presentations of current research on South Asia by scholars and graduate students at a number of institutions across the Pacific Northwest, and three featured speakers: Sumit Guha (University of Texas, Austin),
Andrea Pinkney (McGill University), and Mukesh Eswaran (UBC)
Special plenary address by Shauna Singh Baldwin, "Mind-Dancing with Language"
Friday, March 6, 2015, 6PM, Asian Centre Auditorium, 1871 West Mall
For complete details, please visit here.
Asia Pacific Policy Project
This student-run blog focuses on annually rotating graduate projects
Information and analysis of contemporary Mongolia
High Peaks Pure Earth
Translations of blogs from Tibet and People's Republic of China
The AAP's "Clean Sweep" in Delhi Assembly Elections
Nepal's Citizenship Challenges: Gender and Sovereignty in the Himalayas
Will the Asean Economic Community (AEC) Transform Southeast ASian Economies in 2015?
Fighting For Myanmar's Child Soldiers
Pakistani Taliban: The Fault in Their Narrative
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