Lecture Recordings

Video_418 The Iranian Revolution of 1979

Speaker: Hon James Buchan
Date: May 8, 2013

Duration: 1h 05m
Video_418 The Travels of Lapis Lazuli, a Precious Afghan Gem

Speaker: Ms Sarah Searight
Date: Apr 17, 2013

Duration: 1h 02m
Video_418 Success & Failure in Economic Development across Nine Major East Asian Economies

Speaker: Mr Joe Studwell
Date: Apr 3, 2013

Duration: 1h 07m
Video_418 Afghanistan and the new Jihad

Speaker: Mr Oliver Botes
Date: Mar 22, 2013

Duration: 0h 24m
Video_418 The Forgotten Coast of Malabar
Safeguarding Cultural Heritage in the southernmost-state of India
Speaker: Mr Abhed Ravikumar
Date: Mar 22, 2013

Duration: 0h 22m
Rsaalogo160 Are there lessons for the West in Sri Lankan counterinsurgency?

Speaker: Mr Felix Vicat
Date: Mar 22, 2013

Duration: 0h 32m
Video_418 My Unconventional Playground
Mountaineering in Afghanistan
Speaker: Ms Malgosia Skowronska
Date: Mar 22, 2013

Duration: 0h 21m
Video_418 The Knights Hospitalier:
Their Relations with the Indigenous People in Palestine & Syria, 1100 - 1291
Speaker: Dr Jonathan Riley-Smith Knight Grand Cross of Grace & Devotion, Sovereign Military Order of Malta; Knight of Justice, Most Vener
Date: Mar 20, 2013

Duration: 1h 00m
Video_418 The Archives and Treasures

Speaker: Dr Rosie Llewellyn-Jones
Date: Mar 14, 2013

Duration: 0h 41m
Video_418 Indonesia
Good Enough is Good Enough
Speaker: Mr John Aglionby
Date: Mar 6, 2013

Duration: 0h 49m

Images of Asia

Forthcoming Events

Wed 24 Sep Why Kashmir is Still Important at The Royal Astronomical Society
Wed 1 Oct Experiences of Asia at The Royal Astronomical Society
Tue 7 Oct K2: The Italian Mountain? at The RSAA Library
Wed 15 Oct The Great Game: Central Asia Overland at St Peter's Church Parish Hall


Expedition Silk Road Treasures from the Hermitage Exhibition at the Hermitage, Amsterdam, ends 5 September 2014 more…

Dunhuang Culture and Art Hong Kong Heritage Museum from 28 November 2014 - 16 March 2015 more…

PIAC 57th Annual Meeting 9 - 14 September 2014 more…

Chester Beatty Library, Dublin Castle A rich collection of items from across Asia, the Middle East and other areas more…

Contemporary South Asian Youth Cultures and Fashion Symposium 25 and 26 September 2014 more…

Recent Recordings

Soqotra: Life in the Arabian Periphery Thanos has an excellent collection of photographs of Socotra having participated in two expeditions there

Churchill's First War: Young Winston & the Taliban A riveting and revelatory account of Winston Churchill's first campaign, in Afghanistan in the 1890's, offering shocking parallels into today's Afghan war

A Journey to the Source of the Oxus


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