• 2017 NCTA Enrichment: Teaching Korea Through Pop Culture + Korean Night 2017
    March 25 10:45am
    Korean pop culture has taken the world by storm in the 21st century, opening up meaningful opportunities to explore Korean society through the lenses of film, TV, music and other cultural forms. This enrichment will introduce teachers to new strategies and perspectives for effectively using Korean pop culture in their classroom. The program more »
  • EXHIBIT: "Quilts of Southwest China"
    March 25 1:00pm
    This groundbreaking international exhibition was organized by a bi-national consortium of Chinese and American museums, including the MMWC, that has worked together to document and research these textiles--art forms dating back over 3,000 years, but little known outside certain ethnic minority communities in China. Featuring 24 works expertly fa more »
  • K-Pop: Popular Music Cultural Amnesia and Economic Innovation in South Korea
    March 25 1:00pm
    This talk is about Professor Lie’s new book which seeks to describe and explain the emergence of export-oriented South Korean popular music and to make sense of larger South Korean economic and cultural transformations. John Lie provides not only a history of South Korean popular music—the premodern background, Japane more »
  • Public Tour: Eskenazi Museum of Art
    March 25 2:00pm
    Meet in the Thomas T. Solley Atrium on the first floor for a free, docent-led tour every Saturday from 2 to 3 p.m. Additional tours can be arranged upon request. The museum also offers audio description and touch tours for people with low vision. Walk-ins and kids are welcome.  Please contact tour manager Patsy Rahn at prahn@indiana.edu more »
  • Jamal J. Elias (U Penn): " 'Out of Love for my Mother': Revisiting the Emotional in Sufi Historical Works'
    March 25 4:30pm
    Jamal Elias, the Walter H. Annenberg Professor in the Humanities and Professor of Religious Studies and South Asia Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, will deliver the keynote address at the Islamic Studies Program's "Authority in Islam in Muslim Eurasia" Workshop. Abstract: This lecture explores questions of how imp more »
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