Spring 2015

Friday & Saturday, February 27th- 28th

Global South Asia Conference: Publics & Politics


Friday, March 6 | 12:30-2:00pm

“On Suicidal Violence” Nermeen Shaikh, Democracy Now!
Institute for Public Knowledge, 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor


Thursday, March 26 | 5:00-7:00pm

“Bureaucracy in South Asia” Matthew Hull
University of Michigan, Department of Anthropology
Department of Anthropology Colloquium Series


Wednesday, April 1 | 4:00-6:30pm

Jahaji Bhai Film Screening
Institute for Public Knowledge, 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor


Friday, April 3 | 12:30-2:00pm

Book Discussion: Street Corner Secrets: Sex, Work and Migration in the City of Mumbai Svati Shah, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Women & Gender Studies
Institute for Public Knowledge, 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor


Friday, April 10 | 12:30-2:00pm

“Jawaharlal Nehru and Muhammad Iqbal: An exchange on Religious Orthodoxy” Teena Purohit, Boston University, Department of Religion
20 Cooper Square, 2nd Floor


Friday, April 24 | 12:30-2:00pm

Workshop/Book Discussion: Power, Memory, Architecture: Contested Sites on India’s Deccan Plateau, 1300-1600
Richard Eaton, University of Arizona, History Department
Phillip Wagner, Wesleyan University, Art History and Archeology
Institute for Public Knowledge, 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor


Wednesday, April 29 | 6:00-8:00pm

Public Lecture: Delhi to the Deccan Colloquium Series
Emma Flatt, University of North Carolina, Department of History
Institute for Public Knowledge, 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor