25 Years

ICGC South Asia Seminar Series

ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Nov
15
2017

Love, Sex, and Transgression: The Feminist Writer and Issues of Representation

Event Time: Wed, 11/15/2017 - 3:00pm

Abstract:  My play ‘Ismat’s Love Stories’ (2017) originated from my fascination with Ismat Chughtai’s negotiations with her iconic story ‘Lihaf’ (The Quilt) (1941). Celebrated as one of the earliest...

ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Feb
15
2017

His Master’s Voice and Other Questions of Fidelity

Event Time: Wed, 02/15/2017 - 4:00pm

Presented by Christi A Merrill Associate Professor of South Asian Literature and Postcolonial Theory Department of Comparative Literature Department of Asian Languages and Culture University of Michigan 

 

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ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Dec
07
2016

Sexuality and the Science of Kinship in Colonial India

Event Time: Wed, 12/07/2016 - 3:00pm

Wednesday, December 7

Discussion of Durba Mitra's Sexuality and the Science of Kinship in Colonial India

3-4:30 pm

ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Nov
17
2016

Book Discussion on "Poverty and the Quest for Life: Somewhere between the Rural and the Urban in South Asia"

Event Time: Thu, 11/17/2016 - 4:00pm

Thursday, November 17

Book Discussion on Poverty and the Quest for Life: Somewhere between the Rural and the Urban in South Asia

Bhrigupati Singh, Brown University, Rhode Island

 

4 -5:30...

ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Nov
02
2016

Book Discussion on "Unconditional Equality"

Event Time: Wed, 11/02/2016 - 4:00pm

Wednesday, November 2

Book Discussion on Unconditional Equality

Ajay Skaria, University of Minnesota

Recommended reading: http://permanent-black.blogspot.com/2016/06/the-religion-of-gandhi-...

ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Oct
26
2016

South Asia Seminar: “Performing Violence: Politics through Feminist Theatre

Event Time: Wed, 10/26/2016 - 3:30pm

Presented by A. Mangai 

Department of English, Stella Maris College 

A. Mangai is the pseudonym of Dr. V. Padma and the author of the groundbreaking book, Acting Up: Gender and Theatre in...

ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Oct
19
2016

Book Discussion on Relocating Modern Science: Circulation and the Construction of Knowledge in South Asia and Europe, 1650-1900

Event Time: Wed, 10/19/2016 - 3:30pm

Wednesday, October 19

Book Discussion on Relocating Modern Science: Circulation and the Construction of Knowledge in South Asia and Europe, 1650-1900

Kapil Raj, Ecole des Hautes Eudes en Sciences Sociales...

ICGC South Asia Seminar Series
Oct
05
2016

Book Discussion on "Acting Up: Gender and Theatre in India, 1979 Onwards"

Event Time: Wed, 10/05/2016 - 3:30pm

Wednesday, October 5

Book Discussion on Acting Up: Gender and Theatre in India, 1979 Onwards

A. Mangai, Stella Maris College, Chennai

 

3:30-5 pm

If interested in participating,...