A rape roils India, and two Amherst experts weigh in

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Kavita Ramdas talks about global feminism

Submitted by Rachel L. Tuchman on Tuesday, 9/28/2010, at 1:54 PM

http://www.ted.com/talks/kavita_ramdas_radical_women_embracing_tradition.html

 

 

This is an amazing short video from TED, which has great resources for discussions on global gender issues. She explicitly mentions the discussion on human rights as women's rights- so check it out!

Kirtana Presents South Indian Classical Music

March 15, 2001Concert Manager413/542-2195 AMHERST, Mass.—Kirtana will present a concert of the classical music of south India on Sunday, April 8, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert is free and open to the public.

Shobha Vasudevan To Perform Vocal Music of South India

February 15, 2001Director of Media Relations413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—Shobha Vasudevan, a Copeland Fellow in the Music Department at Amherst College, will perform vocal music of south India, accompanied by K. V. S. Vinay playing violin and David Nelson on mrdangam, a double-headed Indian drum, on Friday, March 2, at 8 p.m. in Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert is free and open to the public.

Amherst College To Present “Magic Drums of India” May 5

May 2, 2006 Director of Media Relations 413/542-8417 AMHERST, Mass.—The semester-long Festival of Indian Music at Amherst College concludes with “Magic Drums of India,” a concert featuring a tabla duet by Sanket Acharya and Rohit Panchakshari, and a mridangam and ghatam duet by Copeland Fellow Umayalpuram Mali and Dan Reck, at 8 p.m. on Friday, May 5, at Buckley Recital Hall at Amherst College. The concert is free and open to the public.