Ganga as Imperial Icon: Warfare, Spoliation and the Practices of Indian History
March 25 @ 4:15 pm - 5:45 pm
Sudipta Sen, Professor of History and Director of the Middle East/South Asia Studies Program, University of California, Davis, is a historian of late Mughal and early British India and the British Empire.
Religion, Environment and Economic Traditions: Refining an Epistemology of Moral Accountability
March 27 @ 5:00 pm - March 28 @ 5:30 pm
This workshop analyzes environmental, economic, and ethical theories in relation to religious traditions. While it focuses on Islamic studies, it intends to bring together scholars working on other religious traditions and philosophical movements. Keynote lecture: March 27th | Workshop: March 28th.
Populism as Political Theology: An Anthropological Perspective
April 23 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Part of the Rethinking Public Religion in Africa and South Asia Project, funded by the Henry R. Luce Foundation. William Mazzarella is the Neukom Family Professor of Anthropology and of Social Sciences in the College at the University of Chicago.