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History Conference: Mind the Gap: Conversations on Space in Archaeology, History and Related disciplines

Event Date: 
Thursday, September 23, 2021 - 09:00Saturday, September 25, 2021 - 22:00

September 23, Thursday, 7-8 pm

Keynote Address:

Imperialism, Internationalism and Archaeology in the Un/Making of the Middle East

Lynn Meskell

Penn Integrates Knowledge (PIK) Professor, Department of Anthropology, School of Arts and Sciences, Penn Museum and Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania and A.D. White Professor-at-Large, Cornell University, USA

September 24, Friday, 10-11 am

Shrimoy Roy Chaudhury ,Assistant Professor, Department of History, Shiv Nadar University, Delhi-NCR

In the service of the estate: medical service between Edinburgh and Bengal, 1767-1864

 

11:15-12:15 pm

Ritajyoti BandyopadhyayAssistant Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Science Educatio), n and Research (IISERMohali)

Space and Political Culture: The Making of Calcutta in the Twentieth Century

 

2-3 pm

Iman Mitra, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Shiv Nadar University, Delhi-NCR

Distancing the Social: P. C. Mahalanobis’ Experiments with Anthropometry and Racial Profiling

 

3:15-4:15 pm

Eduard Fanthome, Doctoral Candidate, Department of Anthropology, Stanford University, USA

Many ways to make places meaningful: the multimodality of spatial production in a settlement in the Raichur Doab of medieval South India.

September 25, Saturday

10-11 am

Hemanth Kadambi, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Shiv Nadar University, Delhi-NCR

Spatial histories of the Early Chalukyas

 

11:15-12:15 pm

Sanjay Bhaumik and Priyanka Saha

Sanjay Bhaumik is an artist based in Kolkata. Priyanka Saha is an Art History graduate from Kala Bhavana, Visvabharati University.

Space and Museum

 

2-3 pm

Diviani Chaudhuri, Assistant Professor, Department of English, Shiv Nadar University, Delhi-NCR

Overwriting space: contested memory, material traces and literary representation

 

September 25, Saturday, 8-9 pm

Valedictory Address:

Hidden Maps of Time: Chronology, Periodization, and the Spatiotemporal Practices of History

Sudipta Sen

Professor, Department of History

University of California, Davis, USA.

 

 

Thursday 23, Sep 2021 - Saturday 25, Sep 2021
09:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Meeting links for paper presentations

September 24, Friday, 10 am-5 pm

 
September 25, Saturday, 10 am-3:30 pm

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