For the third lecture of the Trinity Term Annual Lecture Series on 'Global Education', Dr Mary Robinson, will discuss ‘Educating for climate justice after the Paris climate agreement’.
South Asian Studies
The film is about the Indian women's national boxing team – their lives, challenges and families. We followed three boxers over six years as they trained and competed around the world, including 5x world champion MC Mary Kom.
2016 marks the second year of the Contemporary South Asia Studies Programme and Lahore School of Economics exchange programme.
Entries are sought for the 2016 Malangs South Asia Essay Prize. The winning entry will receive a £250 prize and an invitation to the award dinner.
Presentations will include:
Matthew McCartney: South Asia's early economic capabilities
Barbara Harriss-White: The Green Revolution
Kate Sullivan: Reforming the Indian Foreign Service (tbc)
Indrajit Roy: The rise and rise of Indira Gandhi
What does the focus on South Asia bring to social sciences?
This book talk is based on the speaker's 2014 book 'The Autumn of the Matriarch', which covers Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi's final years in office.
Copies of the book will be available for sale.
The Contemporary South Asian Studies Programme is delighted to invite you to a screening of Shrenik Rao's acclaimed documentary 'The Monsoon Oracle'. The film explores the religious traditions performed in anticipation of the monsoons in India, focusing on the Bonalu festival in Telangana.