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2014 / 2015

Date / Time Details Where
13 May 2015 5:00pm - 7:00pm Screening: Nepal Earthquake
Hosted by: Jeevan Sharma and Ian Harper # UoE
Screening Room G0.4, 50 George Square
7 May 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: The Tamasha Film
Speaker: Aarti Wani # Symbiosis College, Pune, India
Seminar Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
20 Apr 2015 4:00pm - 6:30pm Seminar: Reconfiguring reproduction through technologies in India
Introduced by: Anuj Kapilashrami # UoE
6th floor, Common Room, CMB, 15a George Square
13 Apr 2015 12:00pm - 2:30pm Seminar: Conjugality and its Discontents
Speaker: Uma Chakravarti # Feminist Historian
6th Floor Common Room, CMB
9 Apr 2015 5:30pm - 6:30pm Seminar: Locating "True Buddhism" in the Modern World
Speaker: Prof Stephen Berkwitz # Missouri State University
Martin Hall, New College
2 Apr 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Political Aesthetics of the Nation
Speaker: Shirin Rai # University of Warwick
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
26 Mar 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Signboards and the naming of small businesses:
Speaker: Luke Heslop # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
19 Mar 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Now it is difficult to get married
Speaker: Shruti Chaudhry # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
16 Mar 2015 12:30pm - 2:00pm Seminar: The River as a a motif in Indian Literature and in Rabindranath Tagore's Imagination
Speaker: Amrit Sen # Visva-Bharati, Tagore's University
Seminar Room 3, Chrystal Macmillan Bulding, 15a George Square, Edinburgh
12 Mar 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Mothers of famous sons
Speaker: Naomi Appleton # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
5 Mar 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Cold and illness
Speaker: Heid Jerstad # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
26 Feb 2015 4:00am - 5:30am Seminar: The Cultural formation of Assisted Reproductive Technologies in India
Speaker: Mizuho Matsuo # National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
12 Feb 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Other Spaces
Speaker: Nandini Sen # Goethe University Frankfurt
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
5 Feb 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: The one with the club grabs the buffalo (Hindi Proverb)
Speaker: Shankar Jayaram # King's Institute, London
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
29 Jan 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Draupadi's insult in Mahabharat 2014
Speaker: Piyush Roy # University of Edinburgh
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
22 Jan 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: No strings attached?
Speaker: Patrik Oskarsson # University of Gothenburg
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
15 Jan 2015 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: The Escape from Poverty
Speaker: Arun Kumar # Centre for Modern Indian Studies, Gottingen
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square
11 Dec 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Ditch the old handcuffs, dig the new i-pods
Speaker: Atreyee Sen # University of Manchester
Conference Room, David Hume Tower
4 Dec 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: B R Ambedkar and Reorganisation of States in Contemporary India
Speaker: Avinash Kumar # Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
27 Nov 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Hindu nationalism in the diaspora (1946-1977)
Speaker: Edward Anderson # University of Cambridge
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
20 Nov 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: AMBEDKAR LECTURE: Parallel Publics
Speaker: Ramnarayan Rawat # University of Delaware
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
18 Nov 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Book Launch
Speaker: Chris Ogden # University of St Andrews
Conference Room, David Hume Tower
13 Nov 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: India in the Archives
Speaker: Dr Rosie Llewellyn-Jones # RSAA
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
10 Nov 2014 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Transition and Feminism
Speaker: Dipannita Datta # Writer
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building
6 Nov 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Greening the 'World Class' City
Speaker: Rowan Ellis # UoE
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
30 Oct 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Preventing deaths from self-poisoning in rural Asia
Speaker: Michael Eddleston # UoE
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
27 Oct 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Remaking a Nation
Speaker: Prashant Jha # Associate Editor with the Hindustan Times
Seminar Room 1, Chrystal Macmillan Building
23 Oct 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Aesthetic, Sanitation and Nationalism
Speaker: Aki Toyoyama # National Museum of Ethnology (Japan)
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
16 Oct 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: From 'Randi' (prostitute) to 'Rani' (queen)
Speaker: Rubina Jasani # University of Manchester
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
13 Oct 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Understanding Economic Change in India
Speaker: Rahul Makherji # University of Singapore
Faculty Room North, David Hume Tower
9 Oct 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: The Intimate City
Speaker: Ayona Datta # University of Leeds
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
2 Oct 2014 9:00am - 4 Oct 2014 1:00pm Workshop: Eighth European South Asian Studies PhD Workshop
Hosted by: Crispin Bates # University of Edinburgh
McEwen Hall Reception Room
29 Sep 2014 9:00am - 4 Oct 2014 9:00am INDIA & SOUTH ASIA WEEK
Hosted by: SASA, CSAS and Edinburgh India Institute # University of Edinburgh
Various
25 Sep 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Empire, Industry and Class
Speaker: Tony Cox # University of Dundee
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
18 Sep 2014 4:00pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Dilli, from the rear view mirror of the Sikh taxi driver
Speaker: Radhika Govinda # UoE
Sidney Smith Lecture Theatre, Medical School, Teviot Place, Doorway 1, Room 2.520
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