November 30, 2018
The Mittal Institute Newsletter
The Mittal Institute engages in interdisciplinary research to advance and deepen the understanding of critical issues of South Asia and its relationship to the world. Our weekly newsletter highlights the work of the institute and its affiliates.
Musician and author Ali Sethi, AB ’06, returned to campus last week to discuss sufi poetry, his artistic journey, life as a perpetual and passionate student of the arts, and his days as a Harvard undergraduate. You can find all our podcasts on most major audio platforms, including iTunes, Stitcher and RadioPublic
This symposium brings together scholars whose research takes on art history’s material turn in the field of South Asian art and architecture, mostly focusing on the period between 500 CE and 1500CE.

December 7-8, 2018 - Harvard University
Talented young Indian scientists are invited to apply now for the B4 Program’s Workshop on Synthetic Biology. We will fund travel and lodging for selected participants.

Jan 21-Feb 2, 2019 - IBAB, Bengaluru

Deadline to apply: Dec 13, 2018
The Seed for Change Program (SFC) is The Mittal Institute's annual competition, in which grant prizes will be awarded to student projects that could have a positive impact on India and Pakistan.

Deadline for letter of intent: Dec 7, 2018
Professor Rahul Mehrotra, Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD)

Sourav Biswas, Landscape Planner and Spatial Analyst; GSD graduate
Asia Center Seminar Series; co-sponsored with the Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute

Fri, Dec 7, 12:15-14:00 - CGIS South