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Upcoming Events

All COSAS events are free and open to the public.

Event Archive

Technologies of Sexuality in Tibetan Buddhism

South Asia Seminar: Sarah Jacoby, Department of Religious Studies, Northwestern University In the past year, sex abuse allegations have scandalized some of the most prominent global Tibetan Buddhist communities, raising pressing questions about the role of...

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The Big City

Doc Films Screening: The Big City 7pm & 9:30pm Dates: Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 7:00pm Doc films 1212 E 59th St # 3, Chicago, IL 60637

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A Meeting of Two Seas: 3.0 Migration Stories

Following the groundbreaking performances of music of South Asia offered these past two years at Rockefeller Chapel by a coalition of Hindu and Muslim students working to create a "meeting of two seas," this year's concert takes a new direction: celebrating the...

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Devi

Doc Films Screening: Devi 7pm & 9:30pm Dates: Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 7:00pm Doc films 1212 E 59th St # 3, Chicago, IL 60637

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Syllable Scrambling in Dhivehi Poetry of the Maldives

South Asia Seminar: Garrett Field, School of Interdisciplinary Arts and School of Music, Ohio University The official language of the Maldives is Dhivehi, an Indo-Aryan language. Prior to the twentieth century the most popular form of Dhivehi poetry was known as...

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Apur Sansar

Doc Films Screening: Apur Sansar 7pm & 9:30pm Dates: Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 7:00pm Doc films 1212 E 59th St # 3, Chicago, IL 60637

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India in Global Intellectual History

Once approached primarily through a regional and historical focus on Western Europe and North America, intellectual history has in recent years come to adopt an increasingly expansive, global perspective. Scholars have begun to explore the cross-fertilization of...

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Aparajito

Doc Films Screening: Aparajito 7pm & 9:30pm Dates: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 7:00pm Doc films 1212 E 59th St # 3, Chicago, IL 60637

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