Adeeb Khalid: “Exploring Uzbekistan’s Cultural Revolution, 1917-1927″

Lecture
Adeeb Khalid: “Exploring Uzbekistan’s Cultural Revolution, 1917-1927″
May 21, 2012
3pm
Classics 110

Prof Khalid is the Jane and Raphael Bernstein Professor of Asian
Studies and History at Carleton College. He is the author of two books, The Politics of Muslim
Cultural Reform: Jadidism in Central Asia (University of California
Press, 1998), and Islam after Communism: Religion and Politics in
Central Asia (University of California Press, 2007), which won the
2008 AAASS Wayne S. Vucinich Book Prize “for the most important
contribution to Russian, Eurasian, and East European studies in any
discipline of the humanities or social sciences published in English
in the United States in the previous calendar year.”

There will be a Q&A following the talk.

Co-sponsored by CEERES and the Central Asian Studies Society.

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