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The Reluctant Fundamentalist | New Directions in Indian Cinema

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Institute for South Asia Studies

Berkeley, CA 94720

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ISAS is proud to announce the 5th Sarah Kailath Memorial Lecture - a lecture series on the theme of Women and Leadership. This lecture series has been established in memory of Sarah Kailath (February 5 1941 - October 15, 2008), a long-time supporter of CSAS’s mission and activities and in whose name the center holds an endowed chair titled the "Sarah Kailath Chair in India Studies."

Our fifth Sarah Kailath Memorial lecture will be delivered by acclaimed film director Mira Nair.

Preceding Mira Nair's lecture on Sunday, May 7, we will be screening the following selected films from her vast collection.

Wed, April 5 @ 5:30 pm in 10 Stephens Hall:
The Reluctant Fundamentalist | New Directions in Indian Cinema
The Reluctant Fundamentalist is a 2012 political thriller drama film based on the 2007 novel, The Reluctant Fundamentalist by Mohsin Hamid, directed by Mira Nair, starring Riz Ahmed and Kate Hudson in lead. A young Pakistani man is chasing corporate success on Wall Street. He finds himself embroiled in a conflict between his American Dream, a hostage crisis, and the enduring call of his family's homeland.

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