The Life & Legacy of Prof. Gerald Berreman




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A Symposium for launching the Berreman-Yamanaka Fund and HimalayanStudies@Berkeley

October 14 | 2-6 p.m. | 10 Stephens Hall

With many thanks to our Cosponsors: 
Institute of East Asian Studies, Center for Buddhist Studies, Department of Anthropology

Friday, October 14, 2016
10 Stephens Hall
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2 pmOpening Remarks

2:15 pm"Facts on the Ground” in the Himalayas and Academic Fashion in Himalayan Studies
  • Speaker: Todd Lewis, Professor of Religious Studies, College of the Holy Cross
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3:10 pmCoffee Break 
3:25 pmYouth in the cultural politics of contemporary Jaffna
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4 pmSherpas through their Riches: Notes on an Anthropology of the Fragment
4:35 pmCoffee Break
4:50 pmThe Collective Sponsorship of the Renovations of the Svayambhū caitya of Kathmandu in the later Malla Era
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5:30 pmSpecial Presentations
  • Kalmu the Devta: Life after His Lynching
    Keiko Yamanaka, Continuing Lecturer in Ethnic Studies and International & Area Studies at UC Berkeley
  • The Gerry Berreman Digital Archive
    Melissa Lewis, Performing Artist & Photographer, San Francisco


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6 pmReception