Emeritus Professor Barbara Harriss-White has been interviewed by the Madras Courier about the recent demonetisation or 'notebandi' in India. The interview is published in two parts:
Professor Matthew McCartney will speak at a conference on Globalising India and Asia jointly organised by the Institute of International Relations, University of Warsaw, Department of Political Science, South Asia Institute, University of Heidelberg, and CSASP, School of Interdisciplinary Area St
Louise Tillin (King’s College London) and Karuna Dietrich Wielenga (University of Oxford) have proposed a panel for the BASAS conference in April and are looking for potential contributors. Below is the panel abstract.
The Leverhulme Trust invites applications for its early-career fellowships. The 2017 round will open on 1st January 2017.
On 25 November, A Panel Discussion on Demonetisation was hosted by the Oxford India Centre for Sustainable Development at Somerville College, convened by Smit Singh a student of the MSc in Contemporary India at CSASP.
The White Rose South Asia Network is inviting abstracts for its inaugural graduate workshop to be held at the University of Leeds on Monday 22nd May 2017 on the theme of Futures Past: South Asia Now and Then.
On Thursday 24 November, Dr George Kunnath took part in a debate held at the Houses of Parliament on the subject of caste discrimination.
We are seeking five Hindi-speaking role-play actors to help teach Hindi through drama in five events across Michaelmas, Hilary and Trinity terms.
The Ashmolean Museum’s University Engagement Programme (UEP) was established in 2012 with funding from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to further the partnership between the Ashmolean and the University’s faculties, and to enhance the impact of cross-disciplinary teaching and learning at Oxford.
The Teaching Excellence Awards scheme – run by the Teaching Audit Committee of the Social Sciences Divisional Board – has granted a project-funding award to Dr Kate Sullivan of the Contemporary South Asian Studies Programme.
Professor Barbara Harriss-White will be speaking at a book launch and panel discussion in New Delhi at the Jawaharlal Nehru University on Thursday October 17th.
The Hind 'in situ' language classes which start on Monday October 14th are still available for booking.
Hindi "in situ" is an introduction to the Hindi language for fieldworkers and researchers which offers to provide a basic ability to read, write and speak the language as it is used in everyday life in India.
The Wolfson South Asia Research Cluster will be holding its monthly informal lunch meeting on Wednesday, 9th October, (week 0) at Wolfson. Please join us in hall at 12:45pm. Lunch will be on a pay-yourself basis and anyone with an interest in research on South Asia is very welcome.
Each year, CSASP awards the Barbara Harriss-White Dissertation Award to the writer of the most outstanding dissertation from the MSc in Contemporary India.
This year, the Examinations Board had an extremely hard job to select just one piece and therefore two awards have been made.