Read The Hindu's review of Kathleen D. Morrison's work on the Vijayanagara Metropolitan region! Dr. Morrison is a professor of Anthropology at the University of Chicago. Morrison's paper details the survey of the area, which was conducted in two phases, and is part of the report conducted by the Vijayanagara Metropolitan Survey team, along with C. M. Sinopoli. The paper focuses on the three centuries between 1300 and 1600.
Prof. Anjali Adukia, from the University of Chicago's Harris School stopped by the Harris School podcast to discuss her research on how the introduction of latrines to Indian schools has improved educational outcomes.
The University of Chicago is one of the leading centers for the study of Southern Asia. Countries in which we have scholarly expertise include in South Asia, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka; and in Southeast Asia, Burma (Myanmar), Cambodia, East Timor, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Tibet (as an autonomous region), and Vietnam.
Join us for a Nicholson Faculty Lecture by Rochona Majumdar, Associate Professor, Department of Cinema and Media Studies and the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations titled "Cinema and the Era of Decolonization: India, 1947-1964".