Punjab Research Group

South Asian Studies webcast schedule Oct-Dec 2008

Posted in Events, News/Information by Pippa on October 30, 2008

Oct 28. Rafiq Dossani (Stanford University) disucsses his latest book, India Arriving. The discussant will be Pradeep Chhibber (University of California, Berkeley).

Nov 5. Anjoo Sharan (Banaras Hindu University) on Women’s movement in India: Right to Self determination in its present phase.

Nov 13. Rasul Bakhsa Rais (Lahore University of Management Sciences) on Non-violence: Gandhi, King and Gaffar Khan. The discussant will be Harold A. Gould (University of Virginia).

Nov 18. Jagdish Sheth (Emory University) discusses his latest book Chindia.

Nov 25. Sanchita B. Saxena (University of California, Berkeley) on How Can We Be More Productive: A Study of the Garments and Textiles Industry in Bangladesh. Debate.

Dec 3. A roundtable discussion on Growing Up Desi. with Michel Potts (India West), Rajiv Satyal (comic) and Sonya Singh (author).

Dec 10. Nischal Nath Pandey (Executive Director, Institute of Foreign Affairs, Nepal) on Current Politics in Nepal.

We will be dark from Dec 11 until Jan 15.

Details on how to connect to the webcast live can be found on the SASA website, http://www.sasia.org.

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