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Cakravartin Kingship: Between Theory and Practice in Medieval Sri Lanka

Talk by Bruno Shirley (Asian Studies, Cornell University) In the twelfth century, the Buddhist monarchs of Poḷonnaruva began to claim to be cakravartins:...

1/30/2023 12:15pm
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Talk by Liyu Hua (Asian Studies, Cornell University) This talk will address Pali language ideology in Buddhaghosa’s commentaries around 500 CE and the...

2/6/2023 12:15pm
Summer Program in Ghana Info Session

Learn more about our Cornell Summer Program in Ghana – AU Agenda 2063 and the UN Sustainable Development Goals that focuses on African development that...

2/10/2023 12pm
Photo credit: Alison Wright. Alison Wright Photographer - Fine Art and Travel Photography

Talk by Sonia Ahmad (City and Regional Planning, Cornell University) By drawing on ethnographic research conducted with NGOs, utilities, and the urban-poor...

2/13/2023 12:15pm
Can Democracy Exist Without Borders? Irregular Migration in Europe and the Rise of Authoritarian Populism

Register for virtual viewing. Since the so-called ‘Mediterranean migration crisis’ in 2015-16, the member states of the European Union with few exceptions...

2/15/2023 4:30pm

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