2018

Tuesday Seminar
May
01
2018
Speaker: Upasna Sharma
Tuesday Seminar
Apr
17
2018
Speaker: Upinder Singh

The intensity of the discussion of violence and nonviolence is a striking feature of ancient Indian political thought. Based on my recent book, Political Violence in Ancient India, I argue that the recognition of the pragmatic need for the king... more

Tuesday Seminar
Apr
10
2018
TBA
Speaker: V. Upadhyay
Tuesday Seminar
Apr
03
2018
Speaker: Anshu Malhotra

Historians today are more aware than ever before of the elusive nature of the past, as of the dynamic ways in which it is represented and used in the present, or the manner in which memory is constructed. The professional historian is no longer... more

HSS Occasional Seminar
Mar
21
2018
Speaker: Sahana Ghosh

As India drives an increasingly militarized border security agenda along its officially ‘friendly’ border with Bangladesh, its preemptive practices to control the illegal movement of people and goods are directed to routes and movements within... more

Workshop
Mar
19
2018
Speaker:

Winter School & Workshop on "Religions of India: Transformations of Values, Practices and Identities"

Organised by: Indian Institute of Technology Delhi and University of Groningen (NL)
Dates: 19-23 March 2018
Venue: Indian... more

Tuesday Seminar
Mar
06
2018
Speaker: Ratna Kapur

In this talk I address the politics of religion in secular law. The category of religion is a modern creation that emerged in Europe, and subsequently became a trans-historical phenomenon conceived of as a distinct space of human practice and... more

Tuesday Seminar
Feb
20
2018
Speaker: Anand Vivek Taneja

What is the connection between the time of the city and religious time? In modern Delhi, a city that moves at a frenetic pace, the ruins of a 14th century palace—now widely recognized as a dargah or Muslim saint shrine— are a space where people... more

Workshop
Feb
12
2018
Speaker: Bernard Stiegler & Divya Dwivedi

2 week course co-taught by Bernard Stiegler (Université de Technologie, Compiègne) and Divya Dwivedi (IIT Delhi)
Monday, 11th to Friday 23th Feb. 2018

PLEASE NOTE THE CHANGED TIMINGS: 2 PM TO 6 PM
VENUE: LH212

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