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Book Release: Public Sphere from Outside the West

2nd Nov. 2015:
A mutlidisciplinary volume of essays on the public sphere from outside the west edited by Divya Dwivedi and Sanil V. and brought out last month by Bloomsbury Academic UK, the book was launched by Siddharth Varadarajan (Editor of The Wire, former editor of The Hindu) on 2nd Nov. 2015 at the India International Centre Annexe, followed by a panel discussion.

Multiple Publics

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences at the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi organized a two day workshop on Multiple Publics: Sites, Boundaries and Contestations in India during 9-10 October 2010. The workshop was coordinated by Dr. Sarbeswar Sahoo and Dr. Naveen K. Thayyil. The financial support for the workshop was provided by QIP/CEP (IIT Delhi) and ICSSR (Northern Regional Centre).

Roland Barthes: Today, Here

"Roland Barthes: Today, Here" organized by the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT-Delhi in collaboration with The Institut Francais en Inde
The venue and lunch are restricted to 100 persons, and will be made available on a first come-first serve basis. (Registered attendees: please note that NO ACCOMMODATION or DINNER can be provided)

Day 1: 10 December, 2015

9.30 am: Coffee & Tea

Workshop on Multiple Publics

Multiple Publics: Sites, Boundaries and Contestations in India
Convenors: Dr. Sarbeswar Sahoo & Dr. Naveen K. Thayyil, IIT Delhi
9-10 October 2015 at IRD Conference Hall (7th Floor, Main Building, IITD Campus)

This workshop aims to understand the emergences and multiplicities of competing publics and their role in democratic transformation of Indian society and polity through: