36th Annual Symposium of Center for South Asian Studies (CSAS) – Program

As a follow-up to the Presenter Profiles for the 2019 Symposium, here is the schedule at a glance:

You can also watch the LiveStream of the Symposium here: https://primetime.bluejeans.com/a2m/live-event/kseptpgh

Wednesday, April 24

2.30 – 3.15

Wood Puppets from Asia

Michael Schuster

Burns Hall

3.30 – 5.30

Self Conscious Emotion without a Self

Monima Chadha

Imin Center

6.30 – 8.30

Reception Dinner

Hamilton 306

Thursday, April 25

9.00 – 9.30

Opening Remarks

Dean Andy Sutton and Sai Bhatawadekar

Hamilton 306

9.30 – 10.50

Breaking News – Sri Lanka, Indian Elections, and International Diplomacy

Andrea Malji and Arati Shroff

 

11.00 – 12.00

Lunch

Hamilton 306

12.00 – 1.15

Manipuri Arts – Classical and Cross-Cultural

Nawa Lanzilotti and Angana Jhaveri

Hamilton 306

1.20 – 2.05

Embodiment and Consciousness

Sean Michael Smith

Hamilton 306

2.15 – 3.30

Silent Visions and Photographic Memories

Marina George and Manjari Sharma

Hamilton 306

3.40 – 5.00

Talk Story Dance Story

Bharatanatyam Performance, Workshop, Conversation

Ramya Harishankar and Teri Skillman

Dance Studio

5.15 – 6.30

Dinner

Hamilton 306

6.30 – 7.30

Odissi Dance Performance and Workshop

Akari Ueoka

Dance Studio

 

Friday, April 26

8.30 – 9.45

India in Contemporary Dance Movement

Jhalak Miller and Maria Houar

Hamilton 306

10.00 – 11.15

Breaking Ceilings and Thresholds: Women’s movements in Public Spaces

Azeema Faizunnisa and Nisha Pinjani

Hamilton 306

11.30 – 12.30

Lunch

Hamilton 306

12.30 – 1.15

Decolonial Feminist Dance and Music

Priya Srinivasan and Uthra Vijay

Hamilton 306

1.15 – 2.00

Dance Activist’s Journey from Pakistan to Hawaii to Indonesia

Feriyal Aslam

Hamilton 306

2.00 – 2.45

Creating Art and Social Change in South Asia, Southeast Asia and Hawaii

Asad Ali Jafri

Hamilton 306

3.00 – 4.30

LGBT Q Rang and Pangea Theater

Srijit Sundaram and Dipankar Mukherjee

Hamilton 306

4.30 – 5.30

Open Invitation to all in the community to talk about Engaging with South Asia and Art in the Asia-Pacific

Priya Gopal-Walker, Vanshree Bhalotia, and more….

Hamilton 306