CAS Brown Bag: What are Friends for?

Feb. 21, 2013

Join us for our upcoming Brown Bag event: What are Friends for?: Friendships, Social Networks, and Generational Change for Professional Women in Bangalore, India Monday, February 25 Guggenheim 201E, CU-Boulder campus This brown bag event will feature a talk by Rachel Fleming, PhD Candidate, Department of Anthropology. As more women...

Speaker Series Event: New Perspectives on Medieval Chinese Poetry

Feb. 14, 2013

Join us for a conference in celebration of the 30th anniversary CU-Boulder's Department of Asian Languages and Civilizations . New Perspectives on Medieval Chinese Poetry February 21-22, 9:00am - 5:00pm Old Main Chapel, CU-Boulder campus The two-day conference will begin Thursday with welcoming remarks by Steven Leigh, Dean of the...

CAS Event: Career Tracks in Asian Studies

Feb. 12, 2013

The Center for Asian Studies happy to announce our second Career Tracks in Asian Studies, with a new panel of specialists. We invite you to come learn about exciting career opportunities with our panel of experts in fields related to Asia and international affairs. Our panelists will describe their own...

CAS Brown Bag Event: Following the Caterpillar Fungus

Feb. 5, 2013

Join us for our second Brown Bag event of the semester: "Following the Caterpillar Fungus: Nature, Commodity Chains, and the Place of Tibet in China's Uneven Geographies" Monday, February 11 at 12:00pm Guggenheim 201E, CU-Boulder campus This brown bag event will feature a talk by Emily Yeh, Associate Professor, Department...

CAS Hosts International Coffee Hour

Jan. 30, 2013

The Center for Asian Studies is excited to announce we are hosting CU International's latest International Coffee Hour. Friday, February 1, 2013 at 4:00pm UMC Grill, CU-Boulder campus Come for the free refreshments and conversations! No reservations are required. Fore more information, please visit or see video: .

"Listening to Asia" CAS Symposium, Schedule & Abstracts

Jan. 25, 2013

Join us for the Second Annual Center for Asian Studies Symposium, an interdisciplinary inquiry into contemporary Asian societies and cultures. This year, we explore the sounds of love and war, the voices of the subaltern and the middle classes, and music and dance from throughout the region. Please see full...

CAS Event: A Bollywood Othello: Screening Vishal Bhardwaj's "Omkara"

Jan. 24, 2013

Join us for ascreening of the film, " Omkara ," an Indian film adaption of Shakespeare's "Othello." Wednesday, February 6, 7:00p, Humanities 1B50, CU-Boulder campus The film "Omkara" was showcased at the 2006 Cannes Film Festival. That same year, it won Best Artistic Contribution in Cinema of a Director at...

CAS Brown Bag Event: Politics of Convenience

Jan. 22, 2013

We are happy to announce our first Brown Bag event of the new semester: "Politics of Convenience: Ethno-Religious Tolerance and Intolerance in the Medieval Mediterranean" Monday, January 28 at 12:00pm Guggenheim 201E, CU-Boulder campus This Brown Bag event will feature a talk by Brian Catlos, Associate Professor, Department of Religious...

CAS Event: The Remaking of Asia

Jan. 21, 2013

We are happy to announce our first Speaker Series event of the Spring Semester: The Remaking of Asia: What does the Shift of Power from the West to the East Portend? Friday, January 25 at 4:00pm ATLAS 100, CU-Boulder campus Reception immediately following A lecture featuring Pankaj Mishra. At the...

Undergraduate Funding Opportunities

Jan. 14, 2013

Part of our mission at CAS is to support Asian scholarship, especially for students. We have dedicated an entire section of our website to publicize outside funding for graduate and undergraduate students. This includes funding for dissertation and thesis projects, study abroad, fellowships and general tuition. Below are two fantastic...