What’s On

The South Asian Studies Seminar meets on Wednesdays at 5 pm in Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, Cambridge, CB3 9DT. The seminar provides an opportunity to study South and Southeast Asia from a wide variety of disciplines within the humanities and social sciences.

Recordings of recent seminars are available on this website: click on this link for a list of available recordings.

Older seminars are available on iTunes U.

Events

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April 24, 2019

April 24, 2019

Luna Sabastian (University of Cambridge)

Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building

Title TBC

May 1, 2019

May 1, 2019

Professor Jaideep Prabhu (University of Cambridge)

Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building

Jugaad Innovation: the implications for South Asia

May 15, 2019

May 15, 2019

Professor Polly O’Hanlon (University of Oxford)

The Riley Auditorium, Clare College - The Kingsley Martin Memorial Lecture

‘Discourses of caste over the long duree: re-framing Brahman identity in modern India’ – followed by a reception in the Bowring Room, Clare College.  All welcome

May 22, 2019

May 22, 2019

Professor Robert Travers (Cornell University)

Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building

The Professor C.A. Bayly Seminar – ‘A historian as petitioner: Ghulam Husain Khan Tabataba’i and the late Mughal context for colonial state-formation in eighteenth century India’

May 29, 2019

May 29, 2019

Dr Kanchana Ruwanpura (University of Edinburgh)

Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building

Title TBC

June 5, 2019

June 5, 2019

Dr Sriya Iyer (University of Cambridge)

Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building

The Economics of Religion in India

June 12, 2019

June 12, 2019

Professor Javed Majeed (King’s College London)

Seminar Room SG1, Alison Richard Building

Title TBC