Fall 2017 South Asia Studies Courses

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As of April 21, 2017 - additional course information to be added as announced.
 
Anthropology
 
Fall 2017 Anthropology UN2001
NATIONALISM, POPULISM, DEMOCRACY
Section 001         Call Number: 76046 Points: 4  
Day/Time: TR 1:10pm-2:25pm
Instructor: Partha Chatterjee
 
Fall 2017 Anthropology 84100
ANTHROLOGICAL APPROACHES TO SOUTH ASIA
Section 001         Call Number: 26597 Points: 4  
Day/Time: T 4:00pm-6:00pm
Notes: ANTH APPROACHES TO SOUTH ASIA. Same as SASS 4100 GU
Instructor: Katherine Pratt Ewing
 
Fall 2017 Anthropology GR6023
POWER AND HEGEMONY
Section 001         Call Number: 72826 Points: 3  
Day/Time: M 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Partha Chatterjee
 
Art History
 
Fall 2017 Asian Humanities UN2901
MASTERPIECES OF INDIAN ART & ARCHITECTURE
Section 001         Call Number: 23435 Points: 3  
Day/Time: TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
Instructor: Vidya Dehejia
 
Fall 2017 Art History GR8903
THE BODY IN THE ART OF INDIA
Section 001         THE BODY, HUMAN AND DIVINE, IN THE ART OF INDIA
Call Number: 29052 Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 12:10pm-2:00pm
Notes: APPLICATION REQUIRED BY AUGUST 1ST; SEE DEPT WEBSITE
Instructor: Vidya Dehejia
 
Asian and Middle Eastern Cultures at Barnard College
 
Fall 2017 Asian Civilization: Middle East UN2357
INTRO TO INDIAN CIVILIZATION
Section 001         Call Number: 02812 Points: 4  
Day/Time: MW 10:10am-11:25am
Instructor: Rachel McDermott
 
Dance at Barnard
 
Fall 2017 Dance BC2254
CLASSICAL INDIAN I
Section 001         Call Number: 04299 Points: 0-1  
Day/Time: TR 4:10pm-5:25pm
Instructor: Uttara Coorlawala
 
History
 
Fall 2017 History: Middle East UN2810
HISTORY OF SOUTH ASIA I
Section 001         Call Number: 29344 Points: 4  
Day/Time: MW 2:40pm-3:55pm
Notes: STUDENTS MUST REGISTER FOR DISCUSSION SECTION HSME UN2812
UNDERGRADUATE SECTION ONLY; GRADUATE SECTION TO BE ANNOUNCED
Instructor: Manan Ahmed
 
Fall 2017 History: Middle East UN2812
HIST OF SOUTH ASIA I-DISCUSSION SECTION
Section 001         Call Number: 62396 Points: 0 
Instructor: Manan Ahmed
 
Fall 2017 History UN3807
WALKING IN & OUT OF THE ARCHIVE
Section 001         Call Number: 78441 Points: 4  
Day/Time: R 12:10pm-2:00pm
Enrollment: 0 students (15 max) as of April 13, 2017
Instructor: Shahid Amin
 
Fall 2017 History GR8495
BORDERLANDS HISTORY COLLOQUIUM
Section 001         Call Number: 27401 Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 10:10am-12:00pm
Instructors: Manan Ahmed and Karl Jacoby
 
Fall 2017 History GR8807
FICTION, FIELDWORK, FILM, HISTORY
Section 001         TEXTS ON URBAN & RURAL INDIA
Call Number: 26779 Points: 4  
Day/Time: T 12:10pm-2:00pm
Instructor: Shahid Amin
 
MESAAS
 
Fall 2017 Asian Humanities UN3399
MAJOR TEXTS: MIDDLE EAST/INDIA
Section 001         Call Number: 22856 Points: 4  
Day/Time: T 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: Wael Hallaq
 
Fall 2017 Middle East GU4057
SUBALTERN STUDIES AND PROBLEMS OF SOUTH ASIAN HISTORY
Section 001         Call Number: 62658 Points: 4 
Day/Time: W 12:10pm-2:00pm
Instructor: Sudipta Kaviraj
 
Fall 2017 Middle East GR5004
APPROACHES TO STUDY OF THE MIDDLE EAST, SOUTH ASIA, AND AFRICA
Section 001         Call Number: 21666 Points: 4  
 
Fall 2017 History: Middle East GU4643
19TH CENTURY INDIAN MUSLIMS
Section 001        
Call Number: 22786 Points: 4    
Day/Time: M 10:10am-12:00pm  
Instructor:  S. Akbar Zaidi
 
Music
 
Fall 2017 Asian Humanities: Music UN3321
MUSICS OF INDIA & WEST ASIA
 
Section 001         Call Number: 21487 Points: 3  
Day/Time: MW 6:10pm-7:25pm
Instructor: Alessandra M Ciucci
 
Section 002         Call Number: 70858 Points: 3  
Day/Time: MW 6:10pm-7:25pm
Instructor: Eben Graves
 
Politics
 
Fall 2017 Political Science GR4454
POLITICAL SYSTEMS OF SOUTH ASIA
Section 001        
Call Number: 71128 Points: 4  
Day/Time: MW 10:10am-11:25am
Instructor: Philip K Oldenburg
 
Religion
 
Fall 2017 Religion UN2201
BUDDHISM: INDO-TIBETAN
Section 001        
Call Number: 10611 Points: 0  
Instructor: Robert A Thurman
 
Fall 2017 Religion GR9631
BUDDHIST TEXTS
Section 001         Call Number: 22230 Points: 3  
Day/Time: T 10:10am-12:00pm
Instructor: Robert A Thurman
Notes:  Iinstructor's permission required. Knowledge of Tibetan and Sanskrit preferred.
 
Fall 2017 Religion GU4304
KRISHNA
Section 001         Call Number: 02033 Points: 4  
Day/Time: T 6:10pm-8:00pm
Instructor: John S Hawley
 
Fall 2017 Religion GR6410
ISSUES IN STUDY OF SOUTH ASIAN RELIGION
Section 001        
Call Number: 05432 Points: 3  
Day/Time: M 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Rachel McDermott
 
South Asia Studies
 
Fall 2017 South Asian Studies GU4100
ANTHROPOLOGICAL APPROACHES TO SOUTH ASIA
Section 001         Call Number: 26597 Points: 4  
Day/Time: T 4:00pm-6:00pm
Note:  Same as Anthropology 84100
Instructor: Katherine Pratt Ewing
 
Theatre
 
Fall 2017 Theatre UN3154
THEATRE TRADITIONS IN A GLOBAL CONTEXT
Section 001         Call Number: 05245 Points: 3  
Day/Time: TR 12:10pm-1:25pm
Instructor: Shayoni Mitra