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In this talk, Gail Hershatter, a professor of history at UC Santa Cruz, explores changes in the lives of women in rural Shaanxi province during the revolutionary decades of the 1950s and 1960s.

Anindita Banerjee will discuss two translations of an unusual text of the 15th century — the travelogue of a Russian merchant, which is punctuated and even overwhelmed by its religious invocations to Allah and the Prophet Mohammed.

Asian and Middle Eastern Studies professor quoted in Investor's Business Daily.