SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Wed, 25 May 2016 06:18:51 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk Ritual, Architecture, and Deep Cosmological Content: A Semiotic Approach to the Tea Ceremony http://www.soas.ac.uk/csjr/events/26may2016-ritual-architecture-and-deep-cosmological-content-a-semiotic-approach-to-the-tea-ceremony.html

Date: 26 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:26 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: FG01

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Thu, 26 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Jordan Lectures 2016 – The Many Lives of Mani: Inter-Religious Polemic and Scholarly Controversy http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/jordan-lectures-in-comparative-religion/31may2016-jordan-lectures-2016--the-many-lives-of-mani-inter-religious-polemic-and-scholarly-controv.html

Date: 31 May 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:31 May 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B 104

Keynote lecture: This lecture looks at the ways in which Mani was remembered by his followers, caricatured by his opponents, and has been invented and reinvented according to the vagaries of scholarly fashion.

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Tue, 31 May 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Jordan Lectures 2016 – Mani’s Background and Early Life: Who was He and What did He Think ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/jordan-lectures-in-comparative-religion/01jun2016-jordan-lectures-2016--manis-background-and-early-life-who-was-he-and-what-did-he-think-he-.html

Date: 1 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:1 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G 51a

Seminar 1: This seminar discusses and compares the varied pictures of Mani, including topics such as his origins, name and the religious experiences that he claimed.

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
At home with Andal: art, ornament and devotion in Srivilliputtur http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/iac/01jun2016-at-home-with-andal-art-ornament-and-devotion-in-srivilliputtur-.html

Date: 1 June 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:1 June 2016 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Wed, 01 Jun 2016 17:30:00 +0100
Jordan Lectures 2016 – Mani’s Career as the ‘Apostle of Jesus Christ’: His Missions and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/jordan-lectures-in-comparative-religion/02jun2016-jordan-lectures-2016--manis-career-as-the-apostle-of-jesus-christ-his-missions-and-the-com.html

Date: 2 June 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:2 June 2016 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G 51a

Seminar 2: This seminar examines Mani’s missions and the community he founded within the context of the many intellectual, spiritual and doctrinal traditions with which he interacted.

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Thu, 02 Jun 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Jordan Lectures 2016 – Mani’s Death: Inter-Religious Conflict in Early Sasanian Iran and ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/jordan-lectures-in-comparative-religion/03jun2016-jordan-lectures-2016--manis-death-inter-religious-conflict-in-early-sasanian-iran-and-the-.html

Date: 3 June 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:3 June 2016 01:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G 3

Seminar 3: This seminar examines the various available sources, and question the factual and counter-factual memory of the apostle preserved into the medieval and modern world.

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Fri, 03 Jun 2016 11:00:00 +0100
Why were Bamboo Manuscripts Buried in Tombs in Early China? http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/events/east-asia-art-archaeology-research-seminars/03jun2016-why-were-bamboo-manuscripts-buried-in-tombs-in-early-china.html

Date: 3 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:3 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Fri, 03 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Friedrich Sarre and how Islamic Art Came to Berlin http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/islac/08jun2016-friedrich-sarre-and-how-islamic-art-came-to-berlin.html

Date: 8 June 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:8 June 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Wed, 08 Jun 2016 18:00:00 +0100
Steppe Nomads and the Collapse of Hellenistic Bactria: Chinese and Greek Sources http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/events/east-asia-art-archaeology-research-seminars/10jun2016-steppe-nomads-and-the-collapse-of-hellenistic-bactria-chinese-and-greek-sources.html

Date: 10 June 2016 03:00pm

Finishes:10 June 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Fri, 10 Jun 2016 14:00:00 +0100
Anthropology in London Day 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/anthropology-in-london-day-2016/

Date: 14 June 2016 09:30am

Finishes:14 June 2016 06:00pm

Venue: UCL

Room: Anthropology Department

Anthropology and Politics

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Tue, 14 Jun 2016 08:30:00 +0100