Event Archive

Cultural Labour: Book Discussion

Category :(Discussion)

A book discussion on ‘Cultural Labour: Conceptualizing the ‘Folk Performance’ in India’ authored by Brahma Prakash would be held on 13 September 2019 at CSDS. The discussion would be chaired by Prabhat Kumar. The discussants would be Smita Tewari Jassal and Dev Nath Pathak.

The Development of the Private Sphere, 1500-1800

Category :(Discussion)

A presentation on ‘The Development of the Private Sphere, 1500-1800’ was held on 17 September 2019 at CSDS. It was followed by a discussion on pre-circulated papers by Mette Birkedal Bruun. The discussion was chaired by Sunil Kumar.

Anxieties of Belongingness: Lecture by Sushmita Pati

Category :(Lecture)

Sushmita Pati delivered a lecture on ‘Anxieties of Belongingness: How Urban Rent is Shaping our Cities’ on 4 October 2019 at CSDS. The lecture was chaired by Awadhendra Sharan. This lecture focussed on a social history of rent to examine new questions of economy and spatial transformation in cities of global south.

Emotions and Modernity in Colonial India: Book Discussion

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A book discussion on ‘Emotions and Modernity in Colonial India: From Balance to Fervor’ authored by Margrit Pernau would be held on 11 October 2019 at CSDS. The discussion will be chaired by Rajeev Bhargava. The discussants would be Sudhir Chandra and Soofia Siddique.

Lila Abu-Lughod: Gender, Violence, Security

Category :(BN Ganguli Lecture)

Lila Abu-Lughod delivered the 21st B.N.Ganguli Memorial Lecture on ‘Gender, Violence, Security: Circuits of Power and the Muslim Question’ on 1 November 2019 at CSDS. B.N.Ganguli Memorial Lectures are instituted in memory of

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