Past Events

April 22, 2022

From Sufism to Social Protest: Poetry and Song for Change

The Hearth Gallery & Bowen Island Library
430 Bowen Island Trunk Road
Bowen Island BC V0N1G0

This event embraces the Cluster's engagement with local communities that provide the location of our work, and brings together community members from Bowen Island and international guests who are participating in an Interdisciplinary Histories Research Cluster workshop.

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March 18, 2022


Seminar Room, UBC Rare Books and Special Collections,
UBC Irving K. Barber Learning Centre
Vancouver BC

Archives provide the pathway through which one can enter the historical field. Yet the scarcity of Chinese materials in institutional archives has long corroborated their inconsequence and invisibility in American history.

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Artist Talk- Brendan Pelsue
March 17, 2022


Dorothy Somerset Studio, UBC
6361 University Blvd
Vancouver BC

EVENT DESCRIPTION For students - Join playwright, translator, and adaptor Brendan Pelsue for a very short talk about his work, followed by a Q&A for students about life and work as a playwright. PLAYWRIGHT'S BIO

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March 9, 2022


The xʷθəθiqətəm or Place of Many Trees, Liu Institute for Global Issues
6476 NW Marine Dr
Vancouver BC V6T 1Z2

BIO OF SPEAKER: Elizabeth M. Webb

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December 10, 2021

Youth And South Asia Symposium

Organized at UBC Okanagan
Taking Place over Zoom, please register through link below
Kelowna BC

Youth and South Asia Symposium For more details, click here. REGISTER HERE.

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