Program Category: Main Program 08 Nov

Main Program | Balinese Language Today

08 Nov 2020 10:00 /

Many Balinese have remarked that increased time at home due to health protocols has resulted in a renewed focus on traditions and culture, with Balinese language being one of them. …

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Main Program | Doug Bock Clark: The Last Whalers: Three Years in the Far Pacific with a Courageous Tribe and a Vanishing Way of Life

08 Nov 2020 11:00 /

What is lost when a culture disappears? This question is at the heart of Doug Bock Clark’s account of the Lamalerans, one of Indonesia’s last remaining hunter-gatherer groups who for …

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Main Program | Krithika Varagur: The Call: Inside the Global Saudi Religious Project

08 Nov 2020 12:00 /

Award-winning American journalist, Krithika Varagur, focuses on religion and politics in Southeast and South Asia. Her first book, The Call: Inside the Global Saudi Religious Project, examines the effects of …

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Main Program | David Byrne: American Utopia

08 Nov 2020 14:00 /

“If, among the American pop stars born mid-20th century, Springsteen stands for heart and Prince is sex, Byrne – by reputation at least – is brains,” wrote Robert Armstrong in …

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Main Program | Lailatul Fitriyah: Feminism and Peace

08 Nov 2020 15:00 /

Lailatul Fitriyah is a Doctoral Candidate at the World Religions and World Church Program, Department of Theology, University of Notre Dame. She has an MA in International Peace Studies from …

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Main Program | How can F&B businesses survive COVID-19?

08 Nov 2020 16:00 /

As the world grapples with COVID-19, F&B businesses are strategizing how to survive. They are dealing with closures of services and borders, public health protocol, and consumer health concerns. These …

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