Spring 2017 South Asia Studies courses

For additional information, including class location, visit the Directory of Classes at http://www.columbia.edu/cu/bulletin/uwb/.
 
As of December 12, 2016 - additional course information to be added as announced.
 
ART HISTORY AND ARCHAEOLOGY
 
Spring 2017 Asian Humanities UN2901
MASTERPIECES OF INDIAN ART & ARCHICTECTURE
Section 001        
Call Number: 25796
Points: 3  
Day/Time: MW 1:10pm-2:25pm
Instructor: Siddhartha V Shah
 
ASIAN AND MIDDLE EASTERN CULTURES
 
Spring 2017 Asian Humanities UN1399
MAJOR TEXTS: MIDDLE EAST/INDIA
 
Section 001        
Call Number: 03602
Points: 4  
Day/Time: M 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Rachel McDermott
 
Section 002        
Call Number: 06289
Points: 4  
Day/Time: R 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Hossein Kamaly
 
Section 003        
Call Number: 25267
Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Sheldon Pollock
 
ENGLISH AND COMPARATIVE LITERATURE
 
Spring 2017 English UN3851
INDIAN WRITING IN ENGLISH
Section 001        
Call Number: 73411
Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 4:10pm-6:00pm
Instructor: Gauri Viswanathan
 
HISTORY
 
Spring 2017 History BC2803
GENDER AND EMPIRE
Section 001        
Call Number: 01666
Points: 3  
Day/Time: TR 10:10am-11:25am
Note:  Undergraduate Section only. 
Graduate students register for History GR6998, Section 015.
Instructor: Anupama Rao
 
Spring 2017 History UN2811
HISTORY OF SOUTH ASIA II:  EMPIRE AND ITS AFTERMATH
Section 001        
Call Number: 08898
Points: 4  
Day/Time: TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
Note:  Undergraduate Section only. 
Graduate students register for History GR6998, Section 006.
Instructor: Anupama Rao
 
Spring 2017 History GU4811
ENVIRONMENT AND HEALTH IN SOUTH ASIA
Section 001
Call Number: to be announced
Points: 4
Day/Time:  W 2:10-4:00P
Instructor:  Kavita Sivaramakrishnan
 
Spring 2017 History GU4704
SUNNIS, SHIAS, & OTHERS
Section 001        
Call Number: 07229
Points: 4  
Day/Time: T 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Hossein Kamaly
 
Spring 2017 History GR6998
GRADUATE LECTURE SECTIONS
 
Section 006        
HISTORY OF SOUTH ASIA II:  EMPIRE AND ITS AFTERMATH
Call Number: 09453
Points: 4  
Day/Time: TR 2:40pm-3:55pm
Enrollment: 0 students (10 max) as of November 3, 2016
Notes: GRAD STUDENTS ONLY, MUST ADD U 2 COURSEWRKS
Instructor: Anupama Rao
 
Section 015        
GENDER AND EMPIRE
Call Number: 03126
Points: 4  
Day/Time: TR 10:10am-11:25am
Notes: GRAD STUDENTS ONLY, MUST ADD U 2 COURSEWRKS
Instructor: Anupama Rao
 
INTERNATIONAL AND PUBLIC AFFAIRS
 
Spring 2017 International Affairs U6389
STATE FORMATION, VIOLENCE, AND INTERVENTION IN THE MODERN WORLD
Section 001        
Call Number: 97596
Points: 3  
Day/Time: T 6:10pm-8:00pm
Note:  Case studies on Afghanistan
Instructor: Dipali Mukhopadhyay
 
Spring 2017 Regional Institute U6648
CHINA-INDIA: BILATERAL RELATIONSHIP OF CONSEQUENCE
Section 001        
Call Number: 66046
Points: 3  
Day/Time: T 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Vishakha Desai
 
Spring 2017 International Affairs U6775
INDIAN ECONOMY IN TRANSITION
Section 001        
Call Number: 88646
Points: 3  
Day/Time: M 2:10pm-4:00pm
Notes: EXCELLENT GRASP OF ECONOMICS REQUIRED
Instructor: Pravin Krishna
 
 LAW SCHOOL
 
Spring 2017 Law L8351
CROSS-BORDER TRANSACTIONS IN EMERGING MARKETS: A CASE STUDY IN INDIA
Section 001        
Call Number: 20586
Points: 2  
Notes: APPROVAL OF LAW SCHOOL REGISTRATION SERVICES REQUIRED
Instructor: Amit Shashank
 
MESAAS
 
Spring 2017 Middle East UN3004
ISLAM IN SOUTH ASIA
Section 001        
Call Number: 98200
Points: 3  
Day/Time: TR 1:10pm-2:25pm
Instructor: Owen T Cornwall
 
Spring 2017 Middle East UN3644
VISUAL CULTURES OF MODERN SOUTH ASIA
Section 001        
Call Number: 12532
Points: 3  
Day/Time: TR 10:10am-11:25pm
Instructor: Debashree Mukherjee
 
Spring 2017 Middle East GU4630
HISTORIES  OF TRANSLATION  IN PREMODERN INDIA
Section 001        
Call Number: 19291
Points: 4  
Day/Time: W 2:10pm-4:00pm
Instructor: Owen T Cornwall
 
RELIGION
 
Spring 2017 Religion UN3511
TANTRA IN ASIA AND THE WEST
Section 001         Call Number: 08240 Points: 3   Textbook Information
Day/Time: MW 10:10am-11:25am Location: To be announced
Enrollment: 0 students (160 max) as of November 3, 2016
Instructors: Michael Como and Rachel McDermott
 
THEATRE
 
Spring 2017 Theatre UN3155
TRADITIONAL INDIAN PERFORMANCE
Section 001        
Call Number: 03926
 Points: 4  
Day/Time: T 12:10pm-2:00pm
Notes: ATTEND 1ST CLASS FOR INSTRUCTOR PERMISSION
Instructor: Shayoni Mitra