Seven prominent North Korean exiles will shed new light on the dictatorial state in a conference hosted by Leiden University on 17 and 18 September. All of the speakers once held high-ranking positions in the regime and now reveal its inner workings.
Political Violence: Beyond The Secular/Religious Divide
“Religion is everywhere” – thus begins the mission statement of the new Leiden University Centre for the Study of Religion (LUCSoR), which will start in September 2014. To celebrate this fact, LUCSor will organize the Week of Religion from 19 September until 26 September 2014. Come join the different lectures, the live show and the masterclass. All are welcome!
To give students the opportunity to practice spoken Indonesian outside of class, the department of South and Southeast Asian Studies will organise a weekly Meja Indonesia. The weekly gathering will be held on every Wednesday , starting on 1 pm.
South Asian & Tibetan Studies at Leiden university presents ' Bioscope South Asia ' a monthly film show showcasing Cinemas from India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Nepal, Tibet, Bhutan, Afghanistan and the global South Asian Diaspora.
LIAS moved to Vrieshof.