Events


OCT
24
Date:
Tuesday, 24 Oct 2017
Time:
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location:
Berkey 118
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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Please join us for these films from or about Japan, screened for IAH 241G, "Japanese Film and Culture."

Two high school girls – one a "Lolita," the other a "Yankee" – become unlikely friends in rural Shimotsuma and help each other deal with the challenges of family life, friends, and love. Frenetic style not to be missed!

OCT
25
Date:
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
302 International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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A lecture by Doctor of Historical Sciences Shamsiddin Kamoliddin.

Professor Kamoliddin's research interests include the medieval history and historical geography of central Asia through Arabic, Persian, and Turkic sources. He is an author of 7 books and about 200 articles in Uzbek, Russian, English, and Arabic.

 

Cosponsors: Center for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies and the Muslim Studies Program.

Date:
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
302 International Center
Department:
Muslim Studies Center
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Shamsiddin Kamoliddin

Doctor of Historical Sciences

CERES Brown Bag Talk:NEW STUDIES ON THE SAMANIDS (9TH & 10TH CENTURIES) IN UZBEKISTAN
 
Professor Kamoliddin's research interests include the medieval history and historical geography of Central Asia through Arabic, Persian, and Turkic sources. He is author of 7 books and about 200 articles in Uzbek, Russian, English, and Arabic.
 

 

Date:
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Location:
302 International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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 Shamsiddin Kamoliddin, Doctor of Historical Sciences, presents new studies on the Samanids during the 9th and 10th centuries in Uzbekistan. Professor Kamoliddin's research interests include the medieval history and historical geography of Central Asia through Arabic, Persian, and Turkic sources. He is the author of 7 books and about 200 articles in Uzbek, Russian, English, and Arabic.

Sponsored by MSU center for European, Russian and Eurasian Studies, Muslim Studies Program, and the Asian Studies Center. 

Date:
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017
Time:
12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Location:
302 International Center
Department:
Center for European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies
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CERES Brown Bag Talk on

NEW STUDIES ON THE SAMANIDS (9TH & 10TH CENTURIES) IN UZBEKISTAN

Speaker: Shamsiddin Kamoliddin

Doctor of Historical Sciences

Professor of the Tashkent State Institute of Oriental Studies, Uzbekistan

Prof. Kamoliddin's research interests are on medieval history and historical geography of Central Asia through the Arabic, Persian, and Turkic sources. He is author of 7 books and about 200 articles in Uzbek, Russian, English, and Arabic.

Date:
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017
Time:
1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Location:
University Lutheran Church 1020 S Harrison Rd East Lansing MI
Department:
Community Volunteers for International Programs
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International Students meet at University Lutheran Church at 1:30 and are driven to host homes in the Greater Lansing area for light snacks, conversation and a tour of an "American" home. Return to church by 4:00 pm

Date:
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017
Time:
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Location:
305 International Center
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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Arabic Diwan is a gathering of Arabic students who are in the Arabic program, where they speak the language and learn about the culture in a relaxed environment with the Fulbright teaching assistant. Students from all Arabic language levels are encouraged to attend. Also, we extend the invitation to the Arabic-speaking students at the English Center.

Sponsored by the Asian Studies Center and Arabic Program. 

Date:
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017
Time:
5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Location:
191 Com Arts
Department:
Office for Education Abroad
Date:
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017
Time:
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Location:
4th Floor, MSU Library, Green Room
Department:
Muslim Studies Center
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Muslim Journeys Book Discussion

of X: A Novel

by 

discussion led by Austin Jackson

Cowritten by Malcolm X's daughter, this riveting and revealing novel follows the formative years of the man whose words and actions shook the world.

follows Malcolm from his childhood to his imprisonment for theft at age twenty, when he found the faith that would lead him to forge a new path and command a voice that still resonates today.

Ilyasah Shabazz, third daughter of Malcolm X, is an activist, producer, motivational speaker, and the author of the critically acclaimed Growing Up X and the picture book Malcolm Little: The Boy Who Grew Up to Become Malcolm X. She lives in Westchester County, New York.

Date:
Wednesday, 25 Oct 2017
Time:
7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Location:
MSU Library
Department:
Asian Studies Center
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X follows Malcolm X from his childhood to his imprisonment for theft at the age of twenty, when he found the faith that would lead him to forge a new path and command a voice that still resonates today. 

Sponsored by the Muslim Studies Program.