SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Tue, 21 Oct 2014 06:22:59 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk From Community to Class? Counting and Cataloguing Language at the 1951 Census in Western India http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/sahistseminar/21oct2014-from-community-to-class-counting-and-cataloguing-language-at-the-1951-census-in-western-in.html

Date: 21 October 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:21 October 2014 06:30pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: FG01

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Tue, 21 Oct 2014 16:00:00 +0100
The Hunters, 1957, 72 min http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/22oct2014-the-hunters-1957-72-min.html

Date: 22 October 2014 01:00pm

Finishes:22 October 2014 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 12:00:00 +0100
Dammed Progress: hydropower, modernization and the politics of development in Southern Africa http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/afhistseminar/22oct2014-dammed-progress-hydropower-modernization-and-the-politics-of-development-in-southern-afric.html

Date: 22 October 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:22 October 2014 06:30pm

Venue: Senate House

Room: 349

Joint seminar with Centre for African Studies

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:00:00 +0100
The Young Digital creative Labour as the Children of Post-Capitalist Crisis and Neoliberal ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/media-studies/events/centre-for-media-film-studies-seminar-series/22oct2014-the-young-digital-creative-labour-as-the-children-of-post-capitalist-crisis-and-neoliberal.html

Date: 22 October 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:22 October 2014 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:00:00 +0100
Is there Freedom from Knowledge? http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/22oct2014-is-there-freedom-from-knowledge.html

Date: 22 October 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:22 October 2014 07:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

Screening of a discussion that J. Krishnamurti (d. 1986), philosopher, had with Dr Allan Anderson, Religious Studies, San Diego State University, in 1974 as part of a series of 12 talks.

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Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:00:00 +0100
The Rhythm of Religious Change: Daily Prayer and Sense of Belonging among Nepalese Followers of ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/csjr/events/23oct2014-the-rhythm-of-religious-change-daily-prayer-and-sense-of-belonging-among-nepalese-follower.html

Date: 23 October 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:23 October 2014 06:30pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: FG01

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Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:00:00 +0100
Field Work: Photographs from Agricultural East Anglia http://www.soas.ac.uk/foodstudies/forum/seminarfilm/24oct2014-field-work-photographs-from-agricultural-east-anglia.html

Date: 24 October 2014 01:15pm

Finishes:24 October 2014 02:45pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 24 Oct 2014 12:15:00 +0100
Urban Economic Growth in the Early Islamic Near East and the Assertion of Power (7th-9th ... http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/nmehistseminar/27oct2014-urban-economic-growth-in-the-early-islamic-near-east-and-the--assertion-of-power-7th-9th-c.html

Date: 27 October 2014 05:15pm

Finishes:27 October 2014 07:15pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B104

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Mon, 27 Oct 2014 17:15:00 +0100
Undergraduate Open Day http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/ug/opendays/29oct2014-undergraduate-open-day.html

Date: 29 October 2014 09:30am

Finishes:29 October 2014 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room:

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 09:30:00 +0100
Jaguar, 1967, 110 min. http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/29oct2014-jaguar-1967-110-min.html

Date: 29 October 2014 01:00pm

Finishes:29 October 2014 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 13:00:00 +0100
The ‘Rare Infliction’: The Great War and the Abolition of Flogging in the Indian Army http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/sahistseminar/29oct2014-the-rare-infliction-the-great-war-and-the-abolition-of-flogging-in-the-indian-army.html

Date: 29 October 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:29 October 2014 06:30pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: FG01

NOTE: This week's seminar will take place on Wednesday in room B102 (Brunei Gallery)

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:00:00 +0100
New Media, Development and Globalization: Making Connections in the Global South? http://www.soas.ac.uk/media-studies/events/centre-for-media-film-studies-seminar-series/29oct2014-new-media-development-and-globalization-making-connections-in-the-global-south.html

Date: 29 October 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:29 October 2014 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:00:00 +0100
Food Fights: Food Sovereignty, Regulation and Transition in Canada and the USA http://www.soas.ac.uk/foodstudies/forum/seminarfilm/31oct2014-food-fights-food-sovereignty-regulation-and-transition-in-canada-and-the-usa.html

Date: 31 October 2014 01:15pm

Finishes:31 October 2014 02:45pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:15:00 +0100
“The Life of the Buddha”: A Narrative Genre and the Image of India in Japan and East Asia http://www.soas.ac.uk/csjr/events/31oct2014-the-life-of-the-buddha-a-narrative-genre-and-the-image-of-india-in-japan-and-east-asia.html

Date: 31 October 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:31 October 2014 06:30pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: tbc

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Fri, 31 Oct 2014 17:00:00 +0100
“The Watchers by the Well” http://www.soas.ac.uk/music/events/01nov2014-the-watchers-by-the-well-.html

Date: 1 November 2014 07:00pm

Finishes:1 November 2014 09:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: BGLT

Segara Madu (Balinese gendér wayang group) with Tim Jones (storyteller)

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Sat, 01 Nov 2014 19:00:00 +0100
From Benares to Boston: Ananda Coomaraswamy as Collector and Curator http://www.soas.ac.uk/saaap/events/05nov2014-from-benares-to-boston-ananda-coomaraswamy-as-collector-and-curator.html

Date: 5 November 2014 06:00pm

Finishes:5 November 2014 07:15pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Kamran Djam Lecture Theatre (DLT)

For several decades the world’s foremost specialist of Indian, the Himalayas and South East Asian Art, Dr Pratapaditya Pal, will be speaking at SOAS on the pioneering collector and curator Ananda Coomaraswamy.

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Wed, 05 Nov 2014 18:00:00 +0100
Opposition to Authoritarianism in Early Republican Turkey http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/nmehistseminar/10nov2014-opposition-to-authoritarianism-in-early-republican-turkey.html

Date: 10 November 2014 05:15pm

Finishes:10 November 2014 07:15pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B104

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Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:15:00 +0100
The Making of Exile: An Overview of the Sindhi Hindu Experience of Partition http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/sahistseminar/11nov2014-the-making-of-exile-an-overview-of-the-sindhi-hindu-experience-of-partition.html

Date: 11 November 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:11 November 2014 06:30pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: FG01

NOTE: This week's seminar will take place on Wednesday in room B102 (Brunei Gallery)

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Tue, 11 Nov 2014 17:00:00 +0100
Dead Birds, 1963, 83 min. http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/12nov2014-dead-birds-1963-83-min.html

Date: 12 November 2014 01:00pm

Finishes:12 November 2014 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 13:00:00 +0100
Mandela and Verwoerd: the Sharpeville Moment Revisited http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/afhistseminar/12nov2014-mandela-and-verwoerd-the-sharpeville-moment-revisited.html

Date: 12 November 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:12 November 2014 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 17:00:00 +0100
From Arak To Za’Atar: Jerusalem and its many culinary traditions http://www.soas.ac.uk/foodstudies/forum/lectures/12nov2014-from-arak-to-zaatar-jerusalem-and-its-many-culinary-traditions.html

Date: 12 November 2014 06:00pm

Finishes:12 November 2014 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Modern Jerusalem is unique: it is a city where ancient history and recent events constantly interact – with great intimacy and intensity – and thus shape every aspect of the daily realities of its citizens. Join the SOAS Food Studies Centre to welcome Yotam Ottolenghi to SOAS for this distinguished lecture.

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:00:00 +0100
Persian Traders and Hindu Rulers: Excavations and Surveys in Southernmost India http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/iac/12nov2014-persian-traders-and-hindu-rulers-excavations-and-surveys-in-southernmost-india.html

Date: 12 November 2014 06:30pm

Finishes:12 November 2014 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B111

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 18:30:00 +0100
Ottoman Silks, 1500-1750: Between the Mediterranean Sea and the Indian Ocean http://www.soas.ac.uk/art/islac/12nov2014-ottoman-silks-1500-1750-between-the-mediterranean-sea-and-the-indian-ocean.html

Date: 12 November 2014 07:00pm

Finishes:12 November 2014 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 12 Nov 2014 19:00:00 +0100
Guardians of the Eastern Pacific Borders: A Re-examination of the Ritual of the Southern Izu islands http://www.soas.ac.uk/csjr/events/13nov2014-guardians-of-the-eastern-pacific-borders-a-re-examination-of-the-ritual-of-the-southern-iz.html

Date: 13 November 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:13 November 2014 06:30pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: FG01

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Thu, 13 Nov 2014 17:00:00 +0100
Culinary Tourism, Gender and (Re)construction of Local Food Cultures in Southern Mexico (Oaxaca) http://www.soas.ac.uk/foodstudies/forum/seminarfilm/14nov2014-culinary-tourism-gender-and-reconstruction-of-local-food-cultures-in-southern-mexico-oaxac.html

Date: 14 November 2014 01:15pm

Finishes:14 November 2014 02:45pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 4426

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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:15:00 +0100
Arts and Humanities Postgraduate Open Evening http://www.soas.ac.uk/admissions/pg/openevenings/14nov2014-arts-and-humanities-postgraduate-open-evening.html

Date: 14 November 2014 05:15pm

Finishes:14 November 2014 08:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room:

Representatives from departments across the Faculty of Arts and Humanities will be available to answer your questions about postgraduate studies at SOAS.

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Fri, 14 Nov 2014 17:15:00 +0100
The Decolonisation of Colonial Medicine? The Role of Medical Auxiliaries in “French Algeria” http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/nmehistseminar/17nov2014-the-decolonisation-of-colonial-medicine-the-role-of-medical-auxiliaries-in-french-algeria.html

Date: 17 November 2014 05:15pm

Finishes:17 November 2014 07:15pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B104

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Mon, 17 Nov 2014 17:15:00 +0100
History and Memory in the Making of Delhi’s Indo-Muslim Urban Identity, c. 1800-1900 http://www.soas.ac.uk/history/events/sahistseminar/18nov2014-history-and-memory-in-the-making-of-delhis-indo-muslim--urban-identity-c-1800-1900.html

Date: 18 November 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:18 November 2014 06:30pm

Venue: Faber Building, 23/24 Russell Square

Room: FG01

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Tue, 18 Nov 2014 17:00:00 +0100
A Wife Among Wives, 1981, 72 min. http://www.soas.ac.uk/anthropology/events/ethnographic-film-series/19nov2014-a-wife-among-wives-1981-72-min.html

Date: 19 November 2014 01:00pm

Finishes:19 November 2014 03:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: Khalili Lecture Theatre

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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 13:00:00 +0100
Civil society responses to faith based Internet filtering by state and religious groups http://www.soas.ac.uk/media-studies/events/centre-for-media-film-studies-seminar-series/19nov2014-civil-society-responses-to-faith-based-internet-filtering-by-state-and-religious-groups.html

Date: 19 November 2014 05:00pm

Finishes:19 November 2014 07:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G3

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Wed, 19 Nov 2014 17:00:00 +0100