SOAS events http://www.soas.ac.uk/news Thu, 25 Aug 2016 19:39:38 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 http://www.soas.ac.uk/assets/footer_logo.png SOAS logo http://www.soas.ac.uk Contract Law: New Directions http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/26aug2016-contract-law-new-directions.html

Date: 26 August 2016 10:00am

Finishes:26 August 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B103

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Fri, 26 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Core Units [1.1, 1.2, 1.3 PDHEP] 31st August - 2nd September 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/academicteachingdev/pdhep-courses/31aug2016-core-units-11-12-13-pdhep-31st-august---2nd-september-2016.html

Date: 31 August 2016 10:00am

Finishes:2 September 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51/ G51a

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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 09:00:00 +0100
The History of a False Choice: Minority Rights and Equality in International Law http://www.soas.ac.uk/genderstudies/events/31aug2016-the-history-of-a-false-choice--minority-rights-and-equality-in-international-law.html

Date: 31 August 2016 12:00pm

Finishes:31 August 2016 02:00pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: B102

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Wed, 31 Aug 2016 11:00:00 +0100
The Past Before Us: Heritage and History in South Asia http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/heritage-and-history-in-south-asia/

Date: 5 September 2016 09:30am

Finishes:6 September 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

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An international cross-disciplinary conference exploring the place of 'heritage' in South Asia's local and global futures. Architects, historians, geographers, anthropologists, musicians and literary theorists come together to discuss the construction, contestation and conservation of South Asia’s heritage in our rapidly changing world. 

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Mon, 05 Sep 2016 08:30:00 +0100
Past cultures as the heritage of the present http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/heritage-and-history-in-south-asia/05sep2016-past-cultures-as-the-heritage-of-the-present.html

Date: 5 September 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:5 September 2016 08:15pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

The keynote lecture, ‘Past cultures as the heritage of the present’, will be delivered by the renowned Indian historian Professor Romila Thapar on the evening of Monday 5 September.

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Mon, 05 Sep 2016 17:30:00 +0100
250 Years of Waris Shah’s Heer http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/heritage-and-history-in-south-asia/06sep2016-250-years-of-waris-shahs-heer.html

Date: 6 September 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:6 September 2016 06:30pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: (Kamran) Djam Lecture Theatre

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Tue, 06 Sep 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Madan Gopal Singh and Chaar Yaar: The Faqiri Quartet http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/heritage-and-history-in-south-asia/06sep2016-madan-gopal-singh-and-chaar-yaar-the-faqiri-quartet.html

Date: 6 September 2016 06:30pm

Finishes:6 September 2016 08:30pm

Venue: Brunei Gallery

Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre

Renowned popular Sufi musician Madan Gopal Singh and his ensemble 'Chaar Yaar/Faqiri Quartet' will be performing their original rendition of Heer in marking the 250th anniversary of Waris Shah's literary composition at SOAS. This will be a unique opportunity to hear an iconic voice of our time. 

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Tue, 06 Sep 2016 17:30:00 +0100
Joint East Asian Studies Conference (JEAS) 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/jeas-2016/

Date: 7 September 2016 09:00am

Finishes:9 September 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

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This conference provides a major venue for the dissemination of research on East Asian Studies in various disciplines for academics from both the UK and abroad. 

 

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Wed, 07 Sep 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Core Units [1.1, 1.2, 1.3 PDHEP] 7th September - 9th September http://www.soas.ac.uk/ltd/academicteachingdev/pdhep-courses/07sep2016-core-units-11-12-13-pdhep-7th-september---9th-september.html

Date: 7 September 2016 10:00am

Finishes:9 September 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51/ G51a

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Wed, 07 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +0100
Max Weber’s Hinduism and Buddhism: Reflections on a Sociological Classic 100 Years On http://www.soas.ac.uk/religions-and-philosophies/events/conferences/max-webers-hinduism-and-buddhism/

Date: 8 September 2016 06:00pm

Finishes:10 September 2016 01:15pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

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Reflections on a sociological classic 100 years on

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Thu, 08 Sep 2016 17:00:00 +0100
SOAS Alumni Weekend http://www.soas.ac.uk/centenary/centenary-events/09sep2016-soas-alumni-weekend.html

Date: 9 September 2016 05:00pm

Finishes:11 September 2016 12:00am

Venue: Senate House

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To celebrate the School’s 100 years and the opening of Senate House North Block, we will be holding a centenary-special Alumni Weekend on campus. We hope you can join us for a weekend of academic and guest speaker talks, interactive workshops, taster sessions, and cultural events, all showcasing SOAS’ diverse and regional expertise.

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Fri, 09 Sep 2016 16:00:00 +0100
Digital Humanities http://www.soas.ac.uk/south-asia-institute/events/asia-beyond-boundaries/13sep2016-digital-humanities.html

Date: 13 September 2016 02:00pm

Finishes:13 September 2016 05:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: 22 RS T101

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Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:00:00 +0100
Re-Imagining Labour Law For Development: Informal work in the global North and South http://www.soas.ac.uk/law/events/15sep2016-re-imagining-labour-law-for-development-informal-work-in-the-global-north-and-south.html

Date: 15 September 2016 10:00am

Finishes:16 September 2016 05:00pm

Venue: other

Room: L103 and L104

Set against the challenges posed by informal work, this conference brings labour law scholarship into conversation with development thinking.

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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 09:00:00 +0100
ASEASUK Conference 2016 http://www.soas.ac.uk/cseas/aseasuk-conference-2016/

Date: 16 September 2016 12:00am

Finishes:18 September 2016 12:00am

Venue:

Room: Russell Square area

This conference provides a major venue for the dissemination of research on South East Asia in various disciplines for academics from both the UK and abroad.

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Thu, 15 Sep 2016 23:00:00 +0100
Workshop on Prominent Internal Possessors http://www.soas.ac.uk/linguistics/prominent-possessors/workshop/

Date: 22 September 2016 09:00am

Finishes:23 September 2016 06:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: G51

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Thu, 22 Sep 2016 08:00:00 +0100
Polynesia Concert Followed by Q&A with the Singer Chalaw Passiwali http://www.soas.ac.uk/taiwanstudies/events/23sep2016-polynesia-concert-followed-by-qa-with-the-singer-chalaw-passiwali.html

Date: 23 September 2016 07:00pm

Finishes:23 September 2016 09:00pm

Venue: Russell Square: College Buildings

Room: KLT

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Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:00:00 +0100