Speakers and Events

Dr. Ann Grodzins Gold visited campus to talk about popular Hindu women’s rituals in North India.

Dr. Rebecca Brown came to campus to present a lecture titled “India’s Modern Antiquity: An Unreadable Text, a New Ruin, and the Question of Modernity after 1947.”

Dr. Joyce Flueckiger, Professor of Religion at Emory University, came to talk about her research based on fieldwork conducted in Tirupati, South India on the goddess tradition and the festival of Gangamma.

Malini Srinivasan, an acclaimed Bharatanatyam dancer, came to Elon and performed. During this event Elon community members were able to experience dance as an act of worship.