April 14, 2022
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Entwined Like a Word and its Indicating: Reflections on Fifty A long time of Sanskrit Scientific tests
April 20, 7:00 PM | Online
Professor Emeritus Richard Salomon (Section of Asian Languages and Literature, UW) will share some of the insights and inspirations he has obtained from finding out Sanskrit and classical Indian literature and lifestyle for about fifty many years. He will also define the extensive-standing custom of Sanskrit instruction at the College of Washington that goes back properly over 100 yrs. Professor Salomon will current readings of classic verses and strains from effectively-known Sanskrit authors to clearly show how their complexity, subtlety, and imaginativeness established flowing the rasa, the “nectar” that is the aesthetic essence of Sanskrit literature. He will concentrate in particular on the is effective of Kālidāsa, commonly acclaimed as the greatest of Sanskrit poets, and his exclusive and exceptional retelling of the historical past of King Rāma and the story of the Rāmāyaṇa in his epic poem, “The Dynasty of Raghu.”
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A Conversation with Rep. Adam Smith on US National Security Troubles
April 20, 6:30 – 8:00 PM | Husky Union Developing
Sign up for the Henry M. Jackson University of International Studies in partnership with the Center for West European Experiments and the Ellison Center for Russian, East European and Central Asian Reports, in dialogue with Representative Adam Smith, Chair of the Dwelling Armed Solutions Committee, on how Putin’s war in Ukraine has redrawn the safety blueprint of Europe and elevated the stakes for U.S. management as the Biden-Harris administration strengthens the global rules-based mostly get. While Moscow presents an acute danger, Beijing continues to be a pacing obstacle – exporting its authoritarian design, setting up military services capabilities, and additional. Representative Smith will discuss these countrywide protection worries and America’s job in the earth.
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College of Artwork + Art History + Design Graduation Exhibitions
Ongoing | Jacob Lawrence Artwork Gallery
Join the University of Artwork + Artwork Record + Layout for a sequence of graduation exhibitions for students receiving Bachelor of Arts degrees in Artwork.
- Graduation Exhibition 2: April 20 – 30
- Graduation Exhibition 3: Could 4 – 14
- Honors Graduation Exhibition 1: Could 18 – 21
- Honors Graduation Exhibition 2: Might 25 – 28
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April 22, 4:00 PM | HUB 145
Join Shobha Rao, author of the limited tale selection An Unrestored Woman and the novel Ladies Burn up Brighter, for a dialogue on gender politics in South Asia and the diaspora focusing on some of the most urgent difficulties dealing with women of all ages nowadays: domestic abuse, human trafficking, immigration, and mass displacement going over and above the subcontinent. Woman friendship and inventive resilience as ways to battle these forces will also be explored. Presented by the South Asia Center and co-sponsored by the Office of Asian Languages & Literature, the Center for International Scientific studies, the Department of Resourceful Crafting, the Section of English, the Office of Gender, Ladies & Sexuality Studies, the Henry M. Jackson University of Worldwide Scientific tests, and the UW-Bothell Faculty of Interdisciplinary Arts & Sciences.
By way of July 20 | Burke Museum
Tag(s): Burke Museum of Pure Background & Lifestyle • Division of Asian Languages & Literature • Division of English • Department of Gender Girls and Sexuality Experiments • Jackson College of Global Scientific studies • University of Artwork + Art Background + Layout • South Asia Center • UW Bothell