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The Pulse of Queer Life: Arab Bodies in Gay Bars
Friday, October 19
12pm
Blow Memorial Hall, Room 201

This lecture will consider how Arab bodies are allowed to inhabit or forbidden from gay spaces, particularly gay bars.

    WMCI Open House 2018
    Friday, October 19
    1pm - 5pm
    Rowe House

    Come to Rowe House on Friday, October 19th from 1-5 PM to learn more about WMCI and enjoy delicious Chinese refreshments!

    East Asian Cinema’s Occidental Eye: Fair Ophelia and Sweet Hamlet by Alexa Alice Joubin
    Monday, October 22
    3:30pm - 5pm
    Washington Hall, Room 317

    East Asian cinema has given us fresh interpretations and visually stunning renditions of Shakespeare’s Hamlet.

    Beginner Chinese Level II
    Monday, October 22 - Wednesday, November 14
    5:10pm - 6:10pm
    TBD
    Chinese Martial Arts - Taiji Fan 
    Monday, October 22 - Wednesday, November 14
    5:10pm - 6:10pm
    Washington Hall, Room 308


    "The Contours of Islamic Pluralism: A Muslim Interpretation of Hinduism in Early Modern South Asia"
    Tuesday, October 23
    5pm - 7pm
    Tucker Hall, 127A

    "The Contours of Islamic Pluralism: A Muslim Interpretation of Hinduism in Early Modern South Asia"- Shankar Nair (University of Virginia)

    Chinese Martial Arts - Changquan 
    Tuesday, October 23 - Thursday, November 15
    5:10pm - 6:10pm
    James Blair Hall, Room 201
    Chinese Painting
    Tuesday, October 23 - Thursday, November 15
    5:10pm - 6:10pm
    Rowe House

    Learn the delicate art of traditional Chinese painting!

    Pipa Workshop
    Tuesday, October 23 - Thursday, November 15
    5:10pm - 6:10pm
    Rowe House
    Interpreting Islam in China: Ethical Reasoning and the Qur'an
    Tuesday, October 30
    3:30pm - 4:50pm
    Wren Building, Room 301

    Kristian Petersen is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Philosophy & Religious Studies at Old Dominion University. He is currently working on a monograph entitled The Cinematic Lives of Muslims.

    "Youth politics and effective pedagogy in Turkey" by guest Dr. Ayca Alemdaroglu
    Tuesday, October 30
    4pm - 5pm
    Blow Memorial Hall, Room 331

    Dr   Ayca Alemdaroglu is currently Associate Director of Keyman Modern Turkish Studies Program at Buffett Institute for Global Studies, Northwestern University. She also teaches in Middle East and North African Studies in this institution.

    Lecture on Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture
    Friday, November 2
    4pm - 5:15pm
    Reves Center for International Studies, Reves Room

    Dr. Keith Bell will teach the underlying theories of Chinese Medicine and acupuncture. We will also discuss Chinese Medicine's role in the development of the field of Integrative Medicine.

    "The Past and the Future of Women's Commentary on the Qur'an"
    Thursday, November 8
    4pm - 6pm
    Tucker Hall, 127A

    "The Past and the Future of Women's Commentary on the Qur'an" - Dr. Maria Massi Dakake (George Mason University)

    Building a Militarized Pacific: Asian Migration and Indigeneity on Guåhan (Guam)
    Friday, November 9
    12pm - 1pm
    Morton Hall, Room 314

    This lecture will uncover the history of US militarization, the expropriation of Chamorro land, and the migration of Filipino laborers after World War II in Guam.