Latest Past Events

Exploring on the influence of Deepfakes and how to shield against AI-trickery

CMA 5.136 2504 A Whitis Ave, Austin

April 29, 2024  |  12 – 1 PM  |  CMA 5.136 Talk summary The emergence of deepfakes has ushered in a new era of deception and manipulation. From fabricated speeches to doctored videos or audios, the proliferation of synthetic media poses a grave threat to the integrity of information ecosystems worldwide. In 'Exploring the influence […]

Chaityabhumi Film Screening

DMC 5.102 300 w Dean Keeton St, Austin

Join us on April 22nd for a screening of the documentary "Chaityabhumi", followed by a discussion with the director. Chaityabhumi Film Description 67 min | Marathi, Hindi, Pali with English subtitles | 2023 Chaityabhumi is a holy site that holds immense importance for the Dalit movement in India, as it is where Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar’s […]

Coming Out as Dalit: A Book Reading with Author Yashica Dutt

DMC 5.208 300 W Dean Keeton St, Austin

April 9, 2024, 3:30 – 5:00 PM DMC 5.208 Please join us on April 9th for a reading and Q&A with the author of "Coming Out as Dalit: A Memoir of Surviving the Indian Caste System", the critically acclaimed Winner of the Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puruskar, 2020. Born into a "formerly untouchable manual-scavenging family in […]