Events

Fall 2014 Events

In Progress!!

Wednesday, September 17th 12:00 p.m. | SAS Workshop
Faisal Devji, Oxford University — Muslim Zion: Mohammad Iqbal and the Jewish Question
Discussant:  Adi Ophir, Mellon Visiting Professor in Humanities, Cogut Center
Joukowsky Forum, Watson Institute 

Thursday, September 18th 6:30 p.m. | Theory from the South
Orientalism and Islamophobia 
Readings Curated by: Faisal Devji, Oxford University 
Kim Koo Library, Watson Institute  

Wednesday, October 8th 4:00 p.m. | SAS Workshop
Rita Kothari, IIT Gandhinagar — Unbordered Memories: Partition in the Western Region
Discussant:  Lina Fruzzetti, Anthropology
Kim Koo Library, Watson Institute 

Wednesday, October 15th 4:00 p.m. | SAS Workshop
Rosa Maria Perez, ISCTE, Portugal — Goa's Portuguese Heritage: Identity and politics
Discussant: Lina Fruzzetti, Anthropology
Kim Koo Library, Watson Institute 

Thursday, October 30th 6:30 p.m. | Theory from the South
The Common Cause: Postcolonial Ethics and the Practice of Democracy 1900-55
Readings Curated by: Leela Gandhi, Brown University 
Kim Koo Library, Watson Institute  

Oct 31st - Nov 2nd | Pakistani Film Festival
Love, War & Other Longings
Click here for film listings

Martinos Auditorium, Granoff Center

Thursday, November 20th 6:30 p.m. | Theory from the South
Stuart Hall: Culture Politics and the World We Live In (1932-2014)
Readings Curated by: Tony Bougues, Brown University & Courtney Martin, Brown University
Kim Koo Library, Watson Institute 

Friday, November 21 12:00 p.m. | SAS Workshop
Naveeda Khan, Johns Hopkins — The Scandal of Seasonality: Household Perspectives on Climate Change
Discussant: Bhrigupati Singh, Anthropology
Kim Koo Library, Watson Institute  

Wednesday, December 10th 12:00 p.m. | SAS Workshop
Shafqat Hussain, Trinity College — The political economy of snow leopard conservation in Pakistan
Discussant: Vazira Zamindar, History
McKinney Conference Room, Watson Institute 



 


 

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