Events

Fall 2014 Events

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 

Tuesday, December 2, 2014 at 5:30 p.m.
Reception for artist Annu Matthew, University of Rhode Island — Bollywood Satirized
North Common Room, 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
McKinney Conference Room, Watson Institute 

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: Anthony Bogues, Brown University & Courtney J. Martin, Brown University
Kim Koo Library, Watson Institute

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at 6:00 pm
#ModiInAmerica: A Brown Student Adda (Critical Conversation) On Diaspora Citizenship and Narendra Modi's Coming to America
Birkelund Board Room, Watson Institute 

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

Martinos Auditorium, Granoff Center

Thursday, October 23rd 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 

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

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

Monday, September 22nd 12:00pm | Gup Shup Social Hour
with Lillian Herman, Rhode Island School of Design & Neel Yalamarthy, SAS Fellow 2014
McKinney Conference Room, 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, 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


 

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