South Asian Studies
The Department of History and Philosophy at Austin Peay State University invites applications for a full-time tenure-track appointment for an assistant professor in the history of South Asia to begin in August 2017.
Relocating to Bombay from Lahore after partition, the refugee filmmaker Roop Shorey made a series of romantic comedies in independent India starring his collaborator-wife Meena Shorey.
All of the Asian States that emerged from British control in varying degrees took key substantial elements of the British Westminster system.
Even though Bhikhu Parekh has written extensively on the theory and practice of multi-ethnic societies, he is yet to articulate the clear critical typography of contemporary forms of national unity that some think necessary to complete his position.
The book launched at this event outlines the diplomatic and external policies of Gilbert Elliot, the first Earl of Minto, who held the office of Governor-General of Bengal from July 1807 to October 1813.
Avishek Ray will explore how the dichotomy between the 'good' wanderer and the 'bad' wanderer in the 'Indian tradition' was premised upon a highly contingent process of religio-political partisanship and struggles over territorialisation.
The Punjab Research Group has been hosting conferences at least twice a year since 1984, and was established as an inclusive and all- embracing forum for discussion and debate on issues pertaining to the East and West Punjab as well as the Punjabi diaspora.
Karin Kapadia, CSASP Associate, is due to give a seminar at Oslo University on Tuesday 6th September on the subject of the forthcoming book she has co-edited: Dalit Women: Vanguard of an alternative politics