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Past Events

Neoliberal Governmentality and Durable Disorder in the Margins

Thursday, 1 May, 2014 - 14:00
Seminar Room 1, Queen Elizabeth House

You are invited to attend this fascinating talk on the much publicized but little understood conflict (often pitched as that between 'Maoists', 'tribals' and the state) in the forests of contemporary India. 

For further information, please see the event publicity below.

Dr Uday Chandra, Max Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity

Visual Anthropology and Contemporary South Asian History

Friday, 4 April, 2014 - 09:00 to Saturday, 5 April, 2014 - 17:00
Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road, University of Cambridge

The ‘Visual anthropology and contemporary South Asian history conference’ aims to offer historians, anthropologists and postgraduate history students a unique opportunity to share and strengthen their scholarship within a cross-disciplinary research network concerned with the crucial relevance of

The Annual Oxford India Summit

Friday, 14 March, 2014 - 09:15 to Sunday, 16 March, 2014 - 17:15
The India International Centre (IIC) New Delhi

The Oxford University Society of India invites you to attend the Annual Oxford India Summit - India's foremost conference on Sustainable Development, Law and Governance and Healthcare Innovation.

Pakistan's Best Kept Secret

Thursday, 13 March, 2014 - 14:00
Seminar Room 2, QEH, 3 Mansfield Road


Part of the Contemporary South Asia Seminar Series.

Department of International Development and the Contemporary South Asian Studies Programme present:

Pakistan's Best Kept Secret: A Resilient Economy


Rashid Amjad, Lahore School of Economics