Tag: south asia

Jews in Afghanistan: An Historical Perspective

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22 Apr., “Jews in Afghanistan: An Historical Perspective” Dr. Farid Younos, Retired Lecturer, College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences, California State University, East Bay and author of Principles of Islamic Psychology (2017), and other works. Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP Antisemitism in South Asia in Comparative Perspective International Seminar Series Date: […]

The Unnoticed Antisemitism in India

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8 Apr., “The Unnoticed Antisemitism in India” Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP; Assistant Professor of History, Presidency University, Kolkata Antisemitism in South Asia in Comparative Perspective International Seminar Series Date: Thursday, April 8, 2021

The Israelite Origin of the Pashtuns and its Contemporary Ramifications

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18 Apr., “The Israelite Origin of the Pashtuns (or Pathans or Pakhtuns) of Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India: The Tradition and its Contemporary Ramifications” Dr. Navras Aafreedi, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Presidency University, Kolkata, India; Research Fellow, ISGAP Time: 1:00PM EST Date: Sunday, April 18, 2021 Kulanu Canada Event. Register here.

Countering Antisemitism in a Muslim Culture: Reflections on Northwest Pakistan and Afghanistan

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Countering Antisemitism in Muslim Culture: Reflections on Northwest Pakistan and Afghanistan Fawad Javaid, Lecturer in Pakistan Studies, Kohat University of Science and Technology, Pakistan Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP Antisemitism in South Asia in Comparative Perspective International Seminar Series Date: Thursday, March 25, 2021

Deconstructing Left-Wing Antisemitism in Post-Colonial India

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4 Mar., “Deconstructing Left-Wing Antisemitism in Post-Colonial India” Priya Singh, Associate Director at Asia in Global Affairs, non-profit, independent research forum Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP Antisemitism in South Asia in Comparative Perspective Date: Thursday, March 4, 2021

Antisemitism from Innocence

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18 Mar., “Antisemitism from Innocence” Professor P.V. Viswanath, Graduate Program Chair in the Department of Finance and Economics, Lubin School of Business, Pace University, New York Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP Antisemitism in South Asia in Comparative Perspective International Seminar Series Date: Thursday, March 18, 2021 Click here to register for ISGAP’s groundbreaking seminar series on antisemitism […]

The Only Urdu Poem on the Holocaust and its Author

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In September-October 2009, a Holocaust films retrospective was held in Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh, India. The event was significant because of several reasons: it was the first-ever Holocaust films retrospective in South Asia. It ran for fourteen days, during which forty-six films were screened, seen by four thousand people at the two biggest universities in […]

How Antisemitic is South Asian Antisemitism?

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18 Feb., “How Antisemitic is South Asian Antisemitism?” Dr. Richard Benkin, U.S.-based Zionist and Human Rights Activist Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP Date: Thursday, February 18, 2021

Antisemitism and the Qu’ran

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“Antisemitism and the Qu’ran” Professor Reuven Firestone, Regenstein Professor in Medieval Judaism and Islam, Hebrew Union College, Los Angeles; Affiliate Professor of Religion, University of Southern California Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP Antisemitism in South Asia in Comparative Perspective International Seminar Series Date: Thursday, February 11, 2021

Countering Antisemitism in a Muslim Culture: Reflections on North West Pakistan and Afghanistan

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25 Mar., “Countering Antisemitism in a Muslim Culture: Reflections on North West Pakistan and Afghanistan” Fawad Jawaid, Lecturer in Pakistan Studies, Kohat University of Science and Technology, Pakistan Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP Date: Thursday, March 25, 2021 Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time Click here to register for ISGAP’s groundbreaking seminar series on antisemitism in […]