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Event Detail Information

Event Detail Information

"The Ganga, National River of India: Its Heritage and Future"

Speaker

To Be Announced

Date Oct 9, 2015
Time 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  
Location

Heritage Room

ACES Library, Information, and Alumni Center
1101 S. Goodwin Avenue
Urbana, IL. 61801

Sponsor

CSAMES

Phone 217-244-7331
Event type Symposium
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Originating Calendar CSAMES events

The symposium will bring together scholars from many diverse disciplines who will speak to the multi-faceted heritage of the Ganga, discuss how this precious heritage is at risk, and develop an integrated framework guiding ecologically and culturally sustainable approaches to conservation.

Topics to be covered include Ganga’s purity and pollution, mapping urbanization and festivals, arts of the Ganga, and the sacred Landscape.

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