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South Asia Architectural and Urban Histories Symposium

Friday, May 1, 2009.
5:00 pm Keynote address
Swati Chattopadhyay
Associate Professor, Department of History of Art and Architecture
University of California Santa Barbara

Saturday, May 2, 2009
9:00 am Introduction
Michael Fisher
Robert S. Danforth Professor of History, Oberlin College.

9:30 am: Pedestrian Problems in early Twentieth Century Bombay
Jonathan Shapiro Anjaria, Assistant Professor, Department of
Anthropology, Smith College.

10:15 am: Water and Waste as Shahjahanabad Becomes Old Delhi
Michael Fisher, Robert S. Danforth Professor of History, Oberlin College.

11:00 am to 11:30 am: Discussion led by Vandana Baweja, OKUM Postdoctoral
Fellow, Department of Art, Oberlin College.

1:00: Architectural History in South Asia: Critical Perspectives and Prospects
Madhuri Desai, Assistant Professor of Art History and Asian Studies,
Department of Art History, Penn State University.

1:45: Stones, Stories and Science: Archaeology and the Invention of the
“National” Monument in Colonial India
Mrinalini Rajagopalan
Assistant Professor/ Faculty Fellow of ‘The City’ , John W. Draper
Interdisciplinary Master’s Program in Humanities and Social Thought,
New York University

2:30 Discussion and closing remarks led by Paula Richman
Danforth Professor of Religion, Oberlin College

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Last esc lecture of the semester!

esc: Sara Krugman, Kelly Schmader and Hilary Zarabi-Aazam

The last esc of the semester is hosting three senior students from the Art Department. Sara Krugman, Kelly Schmader, and Hilary Zarabi-Aazam will present their artworks and talk about the conceptual framework behind these projects.

There will be snacks, beverages and stimulating conversations.
Hope to see you all there.

Thursday, May 7, 8.00pm
128 Forest St. Oberlin, OH (Behind Lord-Saunders)
http://contrary.info/esc for additional info and directions.

This information courtesy of Arzu Ozkal

 
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Andrew Spencer’s Senior Show

“A Trip to the Gallery”
Senior Thesis Exhibition
Andrew Spencer
Friday May 1, 2009
8:00 pm, Fisher Gallery

 
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