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Join us and our co-sponsors, the Carolina Asia Center, the Department of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, the Institute for Arts and Humanities, and the Carolina Union for a series on Global Circulations of Indian Brownface and Brown Voice featuring comedian Hari Kondabolu!


  • Thursday, Nov. 11 @ 7 p.m. *FedEx GEC Nelson Mandela Auditorium*: “The Problem with Apu” Screening
  • Friday, Nov. 12 @ 3 p.m. *Virtual*: “Narrative Accents and the Legacy of Apu:  South Asian/Americans in Hollywood” featuring Prof. Shilpa Davé (Register here)
  • Monday, Nov. 15 @ 12 p.m. *FedEx GEC 4003 (+webcast): “Dave Carson’s Brownface Empire” featuring Prof. Kellen Hoxworth
  • Monday, Nov. 15 @ 5:30 p.m. *Carolina Union Great Hall*: Live panel with Hari Kondabolu, Kellen Hoxworth, and Kumi Silva, moderated by Michelle Robinson
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