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.
Author of CSASP Working Papers 16 and 18 on climate change, flooding and development in Bangaladesh, seasoned expert on Bangladesh and friend of CSASP, Dr Hugh Brammer, publishes new work on environment and development:
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.
Dr George Kunnath's publication Rebels from the Mud Houses: Dalits and the Making fo the Maoist Revolution in Bihar has received an excellent review in the July 2013 edition of the Journal of Agrarian Change.
Information on media coverage of the "India Day at Oxford" which took place at the Randolph Hotel, Oxford on Friday June 14th.
The final symposium of the ESRC-DFID funded project on Technology, Jobs and a Lower Carbon Future - Methods, Substance and ideas for the Informal Economy (the case of rice) took place on 13th-14th June 2013 at the India International Centre, New Delhi, organised by the Inst