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Midwest Conference on Asian Affairs


Program and Abstracts

Call for Papers

General Conference Info

Conference Registration


Restaurants and Dining




Annual Prizes and Awards


Presidential Plenary Address: Prof. Karma Lekshe Tsomo, Professor of Theology and Religious Studies, University of San Diego

"Changes and Challenges: Women in Asian Buddhist Cultures.”

Olin-Rice Hall, Rm 250, 3:45 - 5:15 p.m.


Keynote address: Prof. K. Sivaramakrishnan, Past President, Association for Asian Studies and Professor of Anthropology, Yale University:

"Forests and the Environmental History of India."

Weyerhaeuser Boardroom, 8:00 - 9:30 p.m.


Download the final version of the program


For abstracts of panels scheduled for the First Himalayan Studies Conference, meeting jointly with the MCAA, go here.

Abstracts for MCAA panels »


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