South Asian Studies

South Asia Anthropologists Group conference: 'Struggles for Autonomy'

Wednesday, 5 September, 2018 - 09:30 to Thursday, 6 September, 2018 - 17:00
New Seminar Room, Canterbury Quad, St John's College
Mustafa Ahmad Khan (SOAS)
Jon Galton (SOAS)
Munna Sannaki (HCU)
Mazhar Abbas (Shanghai)
Matjaz Pinter (Maynooth)
Salman Hussain (Max Planck)
Arun Rasiah (Holy Names)
Najeeb VR (JNU)
Chiara Arnavas (LSE)
Aditi Saraf (Munich)
Hosna Shewly (VU Amsterdam)
Megnaa Mehtta (LSE)
Thom Herzmark (LSE)
Mauve Letang (Sorbonne)
Arthur Cessou (EHESS)

Barbara Harriss-White contributes to article in the Guardian "Buzzwords and tortuous impact studies won't fix a broken aid system"

Barbara Harriss-White is among fifteen leading economists, including three Nobel winners, who argue that the many billions of dollars spent on aid can do little to alleviate poverty while we fail to tackle its root causes. 

Talk: Why I Am a Hindu

Wednesday, 6 June, 2018 -
17:00 to 19:00
The Investcorp Lecture Theatre, St Antony's College

Shashi Tharoor served for twenty-nine years at the United Nations, rising to the post of Under-Secretary-General. He has also been Minister of State for External Affairs in India, is presently a Congress MP.

Shashi Tharoor
Shruti Kapila (respondent)


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