Congratulations to Ram Mashru on the publication of his book entitled Human InSecurity: Fear, Deprivation and Abuse in India. Ram studied for the MSc in Contemporary India, graduating in 2013.
South Asian Studies
This SIAS-wide workshop has two primary objectives. The first is to present an alternative set of reflections on India’s current place and role in the world to those narrated through standard Anglo-American analyses and conceptual frameworks.
The Wolfson South Asia Research Cluster will be holding its monthly informal lunch meeting on Wednesday, 4th December, (week 8) at Wolfson. Please join us in hall at 12:45pm. Lunch will be on a pay-yourself basis and anyone with an interest in research on South Asia is very welcome.
Dr Damodaran is a historian of modern India.
Dr Matthew McCartney will be presenting a session entitled "From Boom to Bust: Economic Growth in Pakistan 2003-2013" during the second day of this conference at Durham University.
Dr George Kunnath will be giving this lecture as part of the South Asia Research Cluster Public Lecture Series.
For more information, please see the event poster below
Professor Barbara Harriss-White will be delivering this year's BASAS annual lecture on Friday November 29th. In her presentation she will focus on the similarities and differences between the Indian and Chinese economy, society and environment.
What kinds of ethical dilemmas are faced by researchers engaging in fieldwork contexts marked by conflict?
Dr Kate Sullivan was recently rewarded for Excellence in Teaching at the annual University Teaching Awards ceremony which took place at Rhodes House.
The award will support her Hindi "in situ" language classes.
The Wolfson South Asia Research Cluster will be holding its monthly informal lunch meeting on Wednesday, 6th November (week 4), at Wolfson. Please join us in hall at 12:45pm. Lunch will be on a pay-yourself basis and anyone with an interest in research on South Asia is very welcome.