Winter 2014 is LSA’s campus-wide Theme Semester “India in the World”, coordinated by the Center for South Asian Studies, and a faculty Steering Committee and a Student Advisory Board. A variety of courses, music events, art exhibitions and lectures will run throughout the term, bringing influential artists, musicians activists and scholars to campus.
The Department of Anthropology will be co-hosting two lectures: "Temple Destruction and Historical Construction: Rethinking the 'Fall' of Vijayanagara" by Kathleen Morrison on January 10th, and India Theme Semester Lecture: "Populist Publics: Print Capitalism and Embodied Politics in South India" by Frank Cody (a Michigan alum) on January 30th. More details on these lectures is available on our Events page.
Theme Semester home page: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/india
Theme Semester schedule of events: http://www.lsa.umich.edu/india/events