The South Asian Studies Program is the study of the culture, history, politics and literature of South Asia at Brandeis. We have a vibrant community of faculty in the humanities and social sciences, regularly host lectures by some of the most prominent public intellectuals and scholars of and South Asia, offer a minor for undergraduates who wish to focus their studies on South Asia and offers undergraduate and graduate fellowships. The minor allows students to take courses in a range of disciplines for a deeper study of the region.
Parmesh Shahani talked about the Godrej India Culture Lab, which aims to foster diverse thinking.
Parmesh Shahani spoke about his work as founder and head of the award-winning Godrej India Culture Lab on April 11 in the Mandel Atrium. As the lab’s home page explains, it was established in 2011 “as a space for cross-pollination of ideas” to “challenge existing notions of culture and encourage dialogue and experimentation through innovative programming.”
April 11, 2019Parmesh Shahani is founder of the Godrej India Culture Lab and author of Gay Bombay.
February 2, 2019
Fall 2019 Course Highlights
Professor Avinash Singh
T,Th 5:00 PM–6:20 PM
T,Th 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
M,W 2:00 PM–3:20 PM
Professor Harleen Singh
M,W 3:30 PM–4:50 PM