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April 19–September 6: Making Strange showcases two bodies of work by Delhi-based artist Vivan Sundaram
Fowler Museum

The Humanities Welcome is an annual event held at the beginning of the academic year that invites faculty, staff and students to come together to showcase the Humanities at UCLA.
Tuesday, September 22, 2015
2:00 PM
1100 Schoenberg Music Building

Tuesday, September 22, 2015
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Royce Quad / Schoenberg Quad / Perloff Quad

Taiwan Studies Lecture Series
Friday, October 02, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Charles E. Young Research Library Presentation Room

Centered on the 2012 events at a Maruti plant in Manesar, the film follows the fate of the under trial workers, families and dismissed workers to investigate the underbelly of industrial conflict and the elusive nature of justice 2 years later.
Monday, October 05, 2015
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
200 Kaufman Hall

With Director Hitomi Kamanaka
Monday, October 05, 2015
Time to be announced
Location TBA

Saba Dewan, documentary film maker, explores the social and cultural history of the tawaif, or courtesan in late 19th century India.
Monday, October 05, 2015
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
10838 Bunche Hall

Lecture by Kevin Schwartz (Frontiers of Persian Learning series)
Thursday, October 15, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

Conference 1 in the Center for 17th- & 18th-Century Studies Core Program
Friday, October 16, 2015
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
314 Royce Hall

Presentation by Masuda Hajimu, National University of Singapore
Monday, October 19, 2015
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
UCLA Royce Hall Room 314

Call For Papers! Deadline July 30th, 2015

Afghan Studies Lecture by Bojan Petrovic (UC Irvine)
Friday, October 30, 2015
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

Presentation by Eric Rath, University of Kansas
Monday, November 09, 2015
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
UCLA Royce Hall Room 314

Climate Change in Central Asia Lecture by Jeffrey Brantingham (UCLA)
Thursday, November 12, 2015
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

Conference 2 in the Center for 17th- & 18th-Century Studies Core Program
Friday, February 05, 2016
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
314 Royce Hall

Climate Change in Central Asia Lecture by Emily Yeh (University of Colorado Boulder)
Thursday, February 11, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

Climate Change in Central Asia Lecture by Kelly Hopping (Stanford University)
Thursday, February 25, 2016
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall

Conference 3 in the Center for 17th- & 18th-Century Studies Core Program
Friday, April 08, 2016
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
314 Royce Hall