Intercultural Affairs, 288 Pulteney Street
In his recent book "Border Patrol Nation: Dispatches from the Front Lines of Homeland Security," author Todd Miller discusses the border and immigration issues that he has researched for more than a decade. The book follows his blog "Border Wars" and pieces in The New York Times, The Nation, and Mother Jones, to name a few, describing the changing face of border patrol from firsthand encounters w...
Turkish Sufi musician Latif Bolat will lecture and perform at Hobart and William Smith Colleges on Thursday, Oct. 16. Bolat, who will visit classes throughout the day, will talk about Islam and Turkish Sufi practices in relation to Turkish music. His talk will be followed by a multimedia presentation that includes both musical performance and recitation of poetry. The program is co-sponsored by ...
Award-winning Cuban writer Mirta Yáñez will read from her work on Wednesday, Oct. 8. For more than four decades, Yáñez has been a distinguished participant in Cuban literary cultural and academic scenes. She has won numerous awards for literature and, on four occasions, received the prestigious Critics' Prize in Cuba. The reading will begin at 4:30 p.m. in the Sanford Room of the Warren Hunting S...
The Office of Intercultural Affairs will host Buddhist meditation sessions from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. each Monday. The sessions are conducted by The Ven. Tenzin Yignyen, instructor of Asian languages and culture.
Yignyen is a high-ranking monk within the Dalai Lama's personal monastery. He travels regularly to various schools, universities and museums across the nation to share his knowledge of Tibet...
With the end of the spring semester, the Venerable Tenzin Yignyen, instructor of Asian languages and cultures, will conduct the traditional mandala dismantling ceremony as part of the conclusion of his "Tibetan Mandala Painting" course.
The ceremonial event will take place beginning at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, May 12, at the mandala's display location, the atrium of the L. Thomas Melly Academic Cente...
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