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Concepts of Race Mixing and Miscegenation in 19th Century America and Ancient India, Oct. 11

Concepts of Race Mixing and Miscegenation in 19th Century America and Ancient India, Oct. 11

The Classics & World Religions Department and the Between Love and Hate Theme present “Concepts of Race Mixing and Miscegenation in 19th Century America and Ancient India”on Wednesday, Oct. 11, at 5 p.m. in Bentley 110. This conversation features Dr. Myrna Perez Sheldon, Assistant Professor of Classics & World Religions […]

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October 1, 2017 at 9:30 pmEvents

Professors Participate in Panel Discussion on India’s Partition

Professors Participate in Panel Discussion on India’s Partition

On Monday, Nov. 21, a panel discussion on India’s Partition took place to mark the publication of Professor Amritjit Singh’s co-edited volume, India’s Partition: New Essays on Memory, Culture, and Politics (Lexington Books). Panelists included Singh, Professor Ghirmai Negash, and Professor Brian Collins. Singh is the Langston Hughes Professor of […]

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November 20, 2016 at 12:04 amResearch

Gawande Lecture | Anthropomorphic Techniques in the Worship of Mount Govardhan, Sept. 20

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  Dr. David Haberman of Indiana University examines the worship of Mount Govardhan, a sacred hill in north-central India, in the Fall 2016 Gawande Lecture in Indian Philosophy and Religion. Haberman, Professor of Religious Studies at University, delivers “Anthropomorphic Techniques in the Worship of Mount Govardhan” on Monday, Sept. 20, at […]

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September 1, 2016 at 7:15 pmEvents

Comparative Religions Club Hosts Tibetan Monks’ Visit, March 7-10

Labrang Tashi Kyil 2015 - 16 USA Tour

NOTE: Date changes: Chop Puja and Skeleton dance is now Tuesday, March 8. The lecture on Buddhism & a Course in Happiness is Wednesday, March 9. The Comparative Religions Club and Gawande Organization at Ohio University are sponsoring a visit from Tibetan Monks from Labrang Tashi Kyil Monastery in Dehradun, India. […]

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March 1, 2016 at 9:45 pmEvents

Ping Institute Teacher Workshop | ‘The Mahabharata: India’s Great Epic’

Lord Krishna preaching Bhagavadgita to Arjuna at battlefield, Kudroli Gokarnanatheswara Temple, Mangalore, Karnataka, India, Asia

The Charles J. Ping Institute for the Teaching of the Humanities presents The Mahabharata: India’s Great Epic This three-day workshop for secondary teachers is being held from Wednesday, June 17, to Friday, June 19, 2015, at Ohio University in Athens, OH. The workshop leaders are Brian Collins, Drs. Ram and Sushila Gawande Chair in Indian […]

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June 1, 2015 at 2:37 pmEvents

Roundtable: Epic Fail? Comparing Myths, Monsters, and Metaphors Across Cultures, March 12

Roundtable: Epic Fail? Comparing Myths, Monsters, and Metaphors Across Cultures, March 12

The Gawande Speaker Series and the Becoming Human Theme Present “Epic Fail?: Comparing Myths, Monsters, and Metaphors Across Cultures,” an interdisciplinary roundtable discussion with Dr. Shubha Pathak of American University, on Thursday, March 12, at 7 p.m. in Ellis 111. This event is free and open to the public. Pathak […]

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March 12, 2015 at 9:15 pmEvents

India: Gender, Culture, and Development Summer 2015; Application Deadline Feb. 16

India: Gender, Culture, and Development Summer 2015; Application Deadline Feb. 16

This summer, join Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies and Classics & World Religions for an amazing program experience at Gawande College in Unmarkhed, Maharashtra, India. The “India: Gender, Culture, and Development” program is July 1 through Aug. 1, 2015. The deadline for applications is Feb. 16. Students will have the […]

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February 4, 2015 at 4:45 pmAnnouncements News