Fall 2013

Fall 2013

Friday, September 13 at 5:00 PM
Shankar Tucker, Musician -- Opening Concert and Reception

Thursday, September 19 at 2:30 PM
Amartya Sen , Harvard University -- Why is the Penalty of Inequality so High in India?Recent Interview by Dr. Sen: 

 

Friday, September 20 at 2:30 PM
Ruchir Sharma , Morgan Stanley -- Is India a Breakout or a Breakdown Nation?
[livestream]

 Friday, September 27 at 2:30 PM -- Joint Seminar on South Asian Politics @ MIT
Pradeep Chhibber
 , University of California, Berkeley -- Mobilizing Identities: Religious Practice and Political Action in India

Wednesday, October 9th at 12:15 PM
Pankaj Rishi Kumar, Film Maker -- Film Screening of In God's Land 

Friday, October 11 at 2:30 PM -- Joint Seminar on South Asian Politics @ Brown
Maya Tudor, University of Oxford -- The Promise of Power

Wednesday, October 9th at 3:00 PM -- with Anthropology
Monsson Bissell and Benaifer Bhadha, Two Women Talking: Making Meaning of Gender, Violence and Tradition through Personal Storytelling 

October 18 at 12:00 PM
Summer Fellow Recipient Presentations

Thursday, Friday & Saturday, October 24th - 26th -- with MCM
Asian Media and Cultural Studies Conference

Friday, October 25 at 12:00 PM
Summer Fellow Recipient Presentations

Friday, November 1 at 2:30 PM
Beatrice Jauregui
, University of Cambridge -- Beatings, Beacons, and Big Men: Police Disempowerment and Delegitimation in India

Tuesday, November 5 at 5:00 PM
Ramachandra Guha
, Independent Scholar -- Arguments with Gandhi I: The Diasporic Roots of Gandhi's Pluralism

Wednesday, November 6 at 5:00 PM
Ramachandra Guha -- Arguments with Gandhi II: Gandhi, Ambedkar and the Dalit Question 

Friday, November 8 at 2:30 PM
Ramachandra Guha -- Arguments with Gandhi III: Was Gandhi an Environmentalist?

Friday, November 15 at 2:30 PM
Sudhir Krishnaswamy
, Columbia University -- India's Republican Constitution: Locating Directive Principles of State Policy

Friday, November 22 at 2:30 PM -- Joint Seminar on South Asian Politics @ Harvard
Gary Bass
, Princeton University-- America, India, and the War for Bangladesh

Visit the Events Archive for information on past Brown-India Initiative events.