Events

26
Jun

Workshop- Theorizing Religion, Craft, and Infrastructure in India: Anthropological and Historical Perspectives

Date: Wednesday 28 June Time: 10-12:30 Venue: Coombs Extension Building , Room 1.12 Abstract: How are primordial acts of making conceptualized and appropriated in the work of subsequent human makers? This workshop focuses on diverse and changing representations of the deity Vishwakarma, “Universe Maker.” A divine craftsman in Hindu and Buddhist mythology, the deity has historically […]

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26
Jun

Talk – Cloth, Commerce and Colonialism: Framing the Cultural and Commercial Interactions in the Indian Ocean World

Talk – Cloth, Commerce and Colonialism: Framing the Cultural and Commercial Interactions in the Indian Ocean World   Date: Thusday 29 June, 2017 Time: 10.30am-12.00pm Venue:  Institutes Boardroom, 1.12 Coombs Extension, Building 8, Australian National University    Abstract:  Ideas and commerce recognize no boundaries.  The movement of commerce along the seas, could and effectively did, […]

19
Jun

Talk- Mahesh Sharma, The Shifting Hindu Religious-Scape: Courts, Land-records, and Photographs

In the 1750s a major peasant shrine was appropriated by the Nath-Jogis, who were supported by the Raja of Kangra and firmed up a new relationship between the state and the ascetic agency. In the 1880s, the Brahmin priests started marginalising the Jogis and removing the low-caste servitors associated with the shrine, supported by the […]

01
Jun

Event – Addressing crony capitalism in India: the Modi Government’s efforts

CRAWFORD SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY | ARNDT-CORDEN DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS | AUSTRALIA SOUTH ASIA RESEARCH CENTRE   ASARC Seminar   Speaker – Dr Sambit Patra, National spokesperson for the Bharatiya Janata Party, the ruling party of India.   Venue: Hedley Bull Theatre 1, Hedley Bull Centre 130, Corner of Garran Road and Liversidge Street, ANU […]

22
May

ASAA 2018 Conference

The biennial Asian Studies Association of Australia (ASAA) conference is the largest gathering of experts working on Asia in the southern hemisphere. ASAA 2018 Conference The ASAA will hold its 22nd biennial conference from 3–5 July 2018 at the University of Sydney. It will be co-organised by the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre, the China Studies Centre […]

12
May

Event: India – A resurgent maritime nation, harnessing the blue economy – 25 May 2017

CRAWFORD SCHOOL OF PUBLIC POLICY | ARNDT-CORDEN DEPARTMENT OF ECONOMICS | AUSTRALIA SOUTH ASIA RESEARCH CENTRE Date: 25 May 2017 Time: 4.30PM–5.30PM Venue: Innovations Theatre, Anthony Low Building 124, Eggleston Road, ANU The Indian Ocean has recently emerged as the world’s focus in the maritime domain and is a global economic highway. India sits astride […]

19
Apr

Event – Durability and diffusion of women’s empowerment: a panel data analysis from India

ANU Crawford School of Public Policy Event    Speaker Professor Sonia Akter, Assistant Dean (Research), Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore.   Venue Acton Theatre, JG Crawford Building (132), Lennox Crossing, ANU   Date Tuesday, 9 May, 2017 – 14:00 to 15:00   Women’s empowerment is argued to be an […]

13
Apr

Event – Gender analysis of Manchar Lake water degradation in Sindh Province, Pakistan

Crawford Research Seminar   Speaker Dr Joyce Wu, Crawford School, ANU.   Venue Other, please see description for details   Date Friday, 28 April, 2017 – 12:00 to 13:00   For centuries, the people around Manchar Lake, Pakistan, have relied on the freshwater lake as a source of livelihood. Due to poor irrigation planning and […]

13
Apr

Event – India – A resurgent maritime nation, harnessing the blue economy

ASARC Lecture Speaker Admiral R K Dhowan, Chairman, National Maritime Foundation, India.   Venue Other, please see description for details   Date Thursday, 25 May, 2017 – 16:30 to 17:30   The Indian Ocean has recently emerged as the world’s focus in the maritime domain and is a global economic highway. India sits astride busy […]

04
Apr

India’s search for prosperity

For India to realise its huge potential, the relation between the state, the market, and the private sector must be comprehensively realigned. Deeper liberalisation of goods and factor markets is very necessary but far from sufficient. The state needs to perform much more effectively many core tasks that belong squarely in its domain, including providing […]

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