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2016 / 2017

Date / Time Details Where
25 May 2017 9:00am - 26 May 2017 5:00pm Workshop: CSAS Research in Progress Workshop and Singhvi Lecture
Hosted by: Wilfried Swenden # UoE; - Please choose: Kanchana Ruwanpura # UoE
6th floor staff room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
4 May 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Dr B.R. Ambedkar Lecture : Accepting or Appropriating Ambedkar? Caste, Power and Politics in India today
Speaker: Hugo Gorringe # UoE
6th Floor, Chrystal Macmillan Building
24 Mar 2017 9:00am - 5:00pm Workshop: Symposium on Gender and Development and Patricia Jeffery Retirement Event
Hosted by: Radhika Govinda # UoE; Hosted by: Hugo Gorringe # UoE
6th floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
9 Mar 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Paradoxes of the Popular: Despair and Democracy in Bangladesh
Speaker: Nusrat Chowdhury # Amherst College, Massachusetts
6th Floor staff room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
8 Mar 2017 5:30pm - 9:30pm Screening: Celluloid Memories from the British Raj & After
Hosted by: Piyush Roy # former UoE
6th floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
2 Mar 2017 3:00pm - 4:30pm Seminar: Gender, mental health and disability rights in Asia.
Speaker: Bhargavi Davar # Director of Bapu Trust
6th Floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
2 Feb 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Rescuing Development: what lessons of the last six decades are pertinent for reflection?
Speaker: Dipak Gyawali # Nepal Academy of Science and Technology
6th Floor staff room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
26 Jan 2017 1:00pm - 2:00pm Seminar: Sumathy Sivamohan : work in progress talk
Speaker: Sumathy Sivamohan # University of Peradeniya
IASH, 2 Hope Park Square
17 Jan 2017 5:00pm - 7:00pm Seminar: Chapatis and the Chain of Slavery: Revolutionary Violence and Popular Sovereignty in V.D. Savarkar's 'Indian War of Independence'
Speaker: Vikram Visana # UoE
G16, William Robertson Wing
23 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Constitution Day Seminar : Violence and Ethnic Conflict in Northeast India
Speaker: Papia Sengupta # Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi
Seminar Room 5, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh
18 Nov 2016 3:00pm - 5:00pm Seminar: Cultivating Hope in South India: The Affective Ecologies of Zero Budget Natural Farming
Speaker: Daniel Munster # University of Heidleberg
Room G.02, 16-20 George Square, Edinburgh
17 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Trance/Trans Gendered Incorporations among Pattini-Kannaki Devotees in Sri Lanka
Speaker: Malathi de Alwis # International Centre for Ethnic Studies, Colombo, Sri Lanka
6th Floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh
10 Nov 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: Apotheosizing the Nomad: Pre-modern India in Retrospect
Speaker: Avishek Ray # National Institute of Technology, Silchar, Assam, India
6th Floor Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building
27 Oct 2016 9:00am - 5:00pm Seminar: Academic freedom: "national security" threats in Turkey, India and the UK
Hosted by: Sophia Woodman # UoE
TechCubeO, Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh EH9 1QE
26 Oct 2016 4:00pm - 5:30pm Seminar: PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SEMINAR HAS BEEN CANCELLED -- The Idea of “India” in West African Vodun Art and Thought
Speaker: Dana Rush # University of Strasbourg
Seminar Room 1 and 2, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh
13 Oct 2016 4:30pm - 6:00pm Seminar: Language Rights in an Imagined Nation State: Reflection from the Constituent Assembly Debates in Modern India
Speaker: Asha Sarangi # JNU (New Delhi)
6th Floor, Staff Room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh
22 Sep 2016 5:00pm - 6:00pm Social: CSAS Welcome Reception and meeting with Gurukul Fellows
Hosted by: Wilfried Swenden # UoE
6th floor, Staff room, Chrystal Macmillan Building, 15a George Square, Edinburgh
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