Courses

 

For courses with content covering South Asia more broadly please visit the South Asian Studies website.

Brown Fall ’14 Courses

CODE

TITLE SCHEDULE INSTRUCTOR

ANTH1250

Film and Anthropology: Identity and Images of Indian Societies

TR 10:30-11:50am

Lina M. Fruzzetti

HIST1580

Gandhi's India: South Asia before 1947

TR 1:00-2:20pm

Vazira F. Zamindar

HIST2982

Theory from the South

Time TBA

Vazira F. Zamindar

CLAS1160

Classics of Indian Literature

TR 1:00-2:20pm

David Buchta

ENGL0710

Postcolonial Tales of Transition

MWF 11:00-11:50am

Olakunle George

ENGL1711

India in English

TR 2:30-3:50pm

Instructor TBA

RELS0130 Religions of Classical India TR 9:00-10:20am Instructor TBA
RELS0500 The Theory and Practice of Buddhist Meditation W 3:00-5:30pm
Lab: MWF 9:00-9:50am 
Harold D. Roth
INTL1801 Globalization and the Rise of Asia W 3:00-5:30pm David Wyss
TAPS1270 Performance in the Asias TR 2:30-3:50pm Eng-Beng Lim

Fall ’14 Language Courses

Code

Title schedule instructor

HNDI0100

Beginning Hindi or Urdu

MTWRF 12:00-12:50pm

Ashok Koul

HNDI0300

Intermediate Hindi-Urdu

MWF 1:00-1:50pm
R 4:00-4:50pm

Ashok Koul

HNDI1080

Advanced Hindi-Urdu

TBA

Ashok Koul

SANS0100

Elementary Sanskrit I

MTWRF 12:00-12:50pm

David Buchta

SANS0300

Sanskrit Epic Narrative

TBA

TBA

SANS1020

Early Sanskrit Philosophy and Religion

TBA

David Buchta

RISD Fall ’14 Courses

Code

Title schedule instructor

LAS E762

Seminar | Bollywood & Beyond: Introduction to Indian Popular Cinema

TBA

Avishek Ganguly

A number of courses relating to India, open to Brown students, will also meet during RISD's Wintersession, Jan 5th - Feb 6th 2015.

RISD Wintersession ’15 Courses

CODE

TITLE SCHEDULE INSTRUCTOR

HAVC H330

Women in Indian Art

TBA

Mallica Kumbera Landrus

HAVC H531

Sensuous and Sacred: The Art and Culture of India

TBA

Mallica Kumbera Landrus

Photo 5232

India: Creating an Archive
[includes travel to India, may not be open to Brown students] 

TBA

Michael Buhler-Rose

The entire Brown University course catalog is available here.

RISD ’14-’15 Course Catalogue: http://departments.risd.edu/registrar/web/1314cat.pdf