Past Events

TAPSA Talk - Ralph Austen

"The Banality of Virtue: State Capacity, Corruption and the Indigenous Bureaucracies of Colonial Africa and India"

Dates: 
Thursday, January 30, 2014 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

Film Screening - The Monsoon Oracle

Q&A session with the director Shrenik Rao and reception to follow

Dates: 
Monday, January 27, 2014 - 3:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

South Asia Seminar - Rich Freeman

Dates: 
Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

TAPSA Talk - Brian Wilson

"History, Nature, and the City: Rethinking Urbanism in Early Modern Goa"

Dates: 
Thursday, January 16, 2014 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

TAPSA Talk - Julie Hanlon

Dates: 
Thursday, January 9, 2014 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

South Asia Seminar - Christoph Emmrich

"Camaṇakālam: Time, Age, Moment, Period, and the Tamil Jains"

Dates: 
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

TAPSA Talk - Guo-Quan Seng

"The Politics of Codifying a Private Law Status for the Diasporic Chinese in Dutch-colonial Java, 1890-1917"

Dates: 
Wednesday, December 4, 2013 - 4:30pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

TAPSA Talk - Professor Karuna Mantena

"Gandhi and the Means-Ends Question in Politics"

Karuna Mantena is an Associate Professor of Political Science in the Department of Political Science at Yale University

Co-sponsored with the Political Theory Workshop and with the Nicholson Center for British Studies.

Dates: 
Monday, November 25, 2013 - 12:00pm
Pick 506 (5828 South University Avenue)

South Asia Seminar - Daud Ali

Dates: 
Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

Film Screening - "Sinhasan" (Throne)

Sinhasan (Marathi: Throne) is a 1979 Marathi political drama directed by Dr. Jabbar Patel. The cast of the film included Nilu Phule, Arun Sarnaik, Shriram Lagoo, Mohan Agashe, Reema Lagoo, Nana Patekar, Datta Bhatt and Satish Dubhashi.The main character, a journalist named Digu Tipnis (Nilu Phule), uncovers a network of telephone tapping and relations between trade unions and politicians in Mumbai. The plot depicts Maharashtra's political corruption linked with Mumbai's entrepreneurial sector.

Join us for snacks, refreshments and the second film screening as part of our ongoing Marathi film festival.

Dates: 
Wednesday, November 20, 2013 - 5:00pm
Foster 103 (1130 East 59th Street)

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