Confrontations and Inquiries in Representations

Politics of homogeneity of tradition has produced and led to formulate hegemonic knowledge production process in India as well as elsewhere. How only certain forms of knowledge production process goes in the academic domain needs to be confronted and invites inquiries so as to make the process liberated and democratic to realize larger goals to make grounded in the dissemination process of killing ignorance. The lecture was elaborated by suitable examples from theoretical as well as other traditions.

Y.S.Alone is Professor at School of Arts and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. He works in the areas of Ancient Indian Art, Buddhist art, Popular Visual Culture, caste studies and interpretations, modern Indian art.

Prathama Banerjee is Associate Professor at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies.

Friday, 13 March 2015
CSDS Seminar Room