2024 | Humanities & Social Sciences

2024

HSS Occasional Seminar
Apr
16
2024
Speaker: Vanya Vaidehi Bhargav

Abstract

Being Hindu, Being Indian undertakes a systematic intellectual study of Lala Lajpat Rai's nationalist thought through four decades of his active political life, between 1888 and 1928. It contests the dominant scholarly... more

Tuesday Seminar
Apr
02
2024
Speaker: Tanmoy Bhattacharya

Abstract:

Grammar as unlocking our pasts
Two cases will be taken up to show that our present is highly fractured:
(i) The puzzle of a Dravidian-Tibeto-Burman axis in terms of grammatical
structures with the exclusion of... more

Tuesday Seminar
Mar
19
2024
Speaker: Dr. Anna Beatriz Pestana Gomes

Brazil and India: cultural, artistic and theatrical dialogues and exchanges​
Speaker: Ana Beatriz Gomez Pestana​

Abstract:

This conversation aims to be a collective space for exchanges, dialogues and reflections about Indian... more

Course
Mar
15
2024
Speaker: Faculty members of MA Culture, Society, Thought

Register for an Open House for MA Culture, Society, Thought to be held on 15-16 March 2024.

The In Person Open House will be held on 15 March 2024. Details of venue etc. will be sent to all registered participants.
The Online Open... more

Tuesday Seminar
Mar
12
2024
Speaker: Prof. Aalok Khandekar

Abstract:

In recent years, Heat Action Plans (HAPs) have proliferated across cities, states, and regions in India in response to the increasing frequency and intensity of extreme heat events. However, as we have argued elsewhere (Khandekar... more

Conference
Mar
07
2024
Speaker:

Conference... more

Tuesday Seminar
Feb
27
2024
Speaker: Dr. Ishita Dey
Tuesday Seminar
Jan
09
2024
Speaker: Prof Maya Unnithan

Abstract: Drawing on long term fieldwork in southern and central Rajasthan, in the talk I will discuss how gender and body rights-based frameworks provide a critical lens in understanding the politics of representation and social reproduction... more

Tuesday Seminar
Jan
02
2024
Speaker: Prof. Akeel Bilgrami

Abstract

Akeel Bilgrami will comment briefly on his own intellectual biography and his current philosophical preoccupations, with a view to offering some reflections on the nature of inquiry.

Bio

Akeel Bilgrami got a first... more