This week we will have a special lecture during 3rd period on Tuesday from Dr. Asiya Alam who is an assistant professor of history at LSU. She teaches Modern South Asia & gender in South Asia. She received her masters in history at the University of North Carolina and her Phd from the University of Texas. She will give us a lecture on India which will give us a foretaste of subjects we will study 2nd semester and give you an example of a college lecture.
Dr. Alam is a native of New Delhi and lived in south Delhi the same area of Delhi that I lived in 2003-2004. She will lecture for 30-40 minutes and then you will have time for questions. Because of the schedule she will only speak to 3rd period. If you are not in 3rd period and wish to attend then speak to me on Monday and I will see if you can attend.