Past Events


Afghanistan, Pashto and the Creation of a Literary Language

10 April 2014 14:00

UCLA Program on Central Asia Presents:

Afghanistan, Pashto and the Creation of a Literary Language
Afghan Studies Lecture by C. Ryan Perkins, University of Oxford

C. Ryan Perkins is a Postdoctoral Fellow in Indian History and Culture at the University of Oxford.  He specializes in the literary history of Islamic South Asia, with a focus on the social, cultural and literary history of the regions from north India and the Deccan to contemporary Pakistan and Afghanistan

April 10, 2014
2:00-3:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
UCLA Asia Institute
Los Angeles, CA

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Wajma Screening

09 April 2014 18:00

8th Annual Boston Muslim Film Festival Presents:

Wajma (An Afghan Love Story)

April 9, 2014

6:00 - 8:30 PM

Boston University

CAS Room 211| 685 Commonwealth Avenue

Speakers: Omar Sharifi and Uzra Azizi

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This event is Free and Open to the Public | Light refreshments will be served

This event is sponsored by the American Islamic Congress, the American Institute of Afghanistan Studies, and Boston University's Institute for the Studies of Muslim Societies and Civilizations