2019

Tuesday Seminar
Nov
05
2019
Speaker: Feroz Hassan

World Cinema and the afterlife of the tripartite world order

This talk looks at the afterlife of the discourse of Third Cinema in the present global geopolitical and economic order, with a focus on how the newly emergent alternative-... more

Tuesday Seminar
Oct
29
2019
Speaker: Vinayak Das Gupta

This presentation focuses on technology as an interface between academic research and the public. At a time when the value of scholarship in the humanities is questioned repeatedly, one might argue that some aspects of research could be made... more

Tuesday Seminar
Oct
22
2019
Speaker: Vibha Arora

Abstract
Conflicting visions of ethnic-nationalism are competing in contemporary India. Micro-nationalism of ethnic and religious minorities in India indicates their lack of socio-cultural identification, emotional and symbolic integration... more

Tuesday Seminar
Oct
15
2019
Speaker: François Héran

Abstract:
It is a widespread view, including among researchers, to believe that the primary motor of international migration is a system of communicating vessels: the least developed countries would migrate mechanically to the most... more

Tuesday Seminar
Oct
01
2019
Speaker: Samuel Wright

Abstract: The climate crisis brings forth the specter of an unknown earth. But, unlike an explorer who can turn their back on the unknown and retreat into the safety of the known, we do not have that luxury: our actions as humans are forcing us... more

Conference
Sep
28
2019
Speaker: Dr Richa Kumar

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS FOR MENTORING INITIATIVE 2019

Network of Rural and Agrarian Studies (NRAS) is a network of researchers and scholars engaged issues of rural and agrarian India. It was established in 2010 with the twin objectives... more
Conference
Sep
26
2019
Speaker: Organized by Prof A R Vasavi, Shri P S Vijay Shankar & Dr Richa Kumar

BEYOND PRODUCTIVITY AND POPULISM:
REIMAGINING INDIA’S AGRICULTURAL AND RURAL POLICIES

National Conference organised by the Network of Rural and Agrarian Studies (NRAS)
in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Technology (... more

Tuesday Seminar
Sep
24
2019
Speaker: Mrityunjay Tripathi

Abstract: हिंदी आलोचना की प्रारम्भिक बहसों से सूत्र लेते हुए यह पर्चा हिंदी की रीति कविता [सम्वत् 1600-1900] के बारे में औपनिवेशिक, राष्ट्रवादी व मार्क्सवादी आलोचना सरणियों द्वारा बनाई धारणाओं की समीक्षा करेगा और ब्रज कविता की परम्परा के खंडित हो... more

Tuesday Seminar
Sep
17
2019
Speaker: Shruti Kapila

Abstract:
In focusing primarily on B.R. Ambedkar, this talk will reconstruct and interpret the work of hostility and antagonism that was central to his political thought and writings. As a thinker, Ambedkar remained singular in taking... more

Tuesday Seminar
Sep
03
2019
Speaker: Pritam Singh

Abstract:
The paper will focus on the role of the ideology of Indian nationalism in shaping India’s accumulation strategy and on how the Indian centralist state articulates that ideology and has engineered the accumulation strategy.The... more

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