Events and Updates

Presentation by Sanderien Verstappen
September 22, 2015

Sanderien Verstappen will present a paper on ‘Ghettoisation and Regional Belonging: Vohra Muslims in Anand Town, Central Gujarat, India' at the monthly seminar of the AISSR research programme group 'Moving Matters: People, Goods, Power and Ideas'. The discussant for the paper is Olga Sooudi.

Title: Ghettoisation and Regional Belonging: Vohra Muslims in Anand Town, Central Gujarat, India 

Date: September 22, 2015

Time: 3.00 pm - 5.00 pm

Venue: Roeterseiland, REC C2.02 

ProGlo Workshop on the Future of the 'New' Andhra Pradesh
September 21, 2015

The Provincial Globalisation Programme is organising a workshop on the 'Future of the "New" Andhra Pradesh', at the National Institute of Advanced Studies (NIAS), to discuss the future of the state following bifurcation. The workshop will bring together academics, development practitioners, and government representatives, to exchange ideas, share their observations, and articulate their visions for the development of the state. 

Title: Future of the 'New' Andhra Pradesh

Date: September 21, 2015

Time: 9.30 am - 5.30 pm

Venue: NIAS, Bangalore 

To view the details of the workshop please click on the link below:

Publication for Sanderien Verstappen and Prof. Mario Rutten
June 5, 2015

ProGlo PhD student Sanderien Verstappen and Prof. Mario Rutten have a new publication in the Journal of South Asian Studies. The article, entitled 'A Global Town in Central Gujarat, India: Rural-Urban Connections and International Migration', may be found at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00856401.2015.1031202#.VXFNHdJViko

Publication for Prof. Mario Rutten
June 5, 2015

The Journal of South Asian Sudies has published a paper jointly authored by Profs. Timothy J. Scrase, Mario Rutten, Ruchira Ganguly-Scrase and Trent Brown. The article entitled 'Beyond the Metropolis-Regional Globalisation and Town Development in India: An Introduction', maybe found at http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/00856401.2015.1031459#.VXFS3tJViko

Talk by Prof. Carol Upadhya
June 4, 2015

Prof. Carol Upadhya delivered a talk on ‘Reterritorialising Andhra: Provincial Capital and Transnational Circuits of Accumulation in India’ at the Sussex Asia Centre, University of Sussex.

Title: Reterritorialising Andhra: Provincial Capital and Transnational Circuits of Accumulation in India

Date: June 4, 2015

Venue: Sussex Asia Centre, University of Sussex

Presentation by Prof. Carol Upadhya
May 28, 2015

Prof. Carol Upadhya presented a paper on ‘Speculating on Development: Land, Provincial Capital and the Visionary State in India’ at a workshop on Speculation: New Vistas on Capitalism, organised by the Department of Anthropology, London School of Economics.

Title: Speculating on Development: Land, Provincial Capital and the Visionary State in India 

Date: May 28-29, 2015

Venue: Department of Anthropology, LSE 

Talk by Prof. Carol Upadhya
March 19, 2015

Prof. Carol Upadhya will deliver a talk on ‘Engineering Mobility? Education, Social Aspirations and (In)equalities in Coastal Andhra Pradesh’ organised by the Educational Records Research Unit, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Title: Engineering Mobility? Education, Social Aspirations and (In)equalities in Coastal Andhra Pradesh

Date: March 19, 2015

Venue: SSS, JNU 

To view the abstract of Prof. Upadhya's paper, please click on the link below:

Talk by Prof.Carol Upadhya
March 17, 2015

Prof. Carol Upadhya delivered a talk on ‘Speculating on Development: Transnational Circuits of Accumulation in Coastal Andhra’ organised by the Centre for the Study of Social Systems, Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Title: Speculating on Development: Transnational Circuits of Accumulation in Coastal Andhra

Date: March 17, 2015

Venue: CSSS, JNU 

To view the abstract of Prof. Upadhya's paper, please click on the link below:

Lecture by Prof. Carol Upadhya
November 22, 2014

Prof. Carol Upadhya will deliver a lecture as part of  the course on 'Production of Knowledge: Cultural Politics of Spatiality' organised by The Centre for Contemporary Studies, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

Title: Provincial Globalisation: Remapping the Region in India

Date: November 22, 2014

Time: 2.00 pm

Venue: CCS Seminar Hall, IISc 

All are cordially invited

To know more about the lecture, please see the attachment below:

Presentation by Prof. Carol Upadhya
September 19, 2014

Prof. Carol Upadhya presented a paper at the one-day international symposium on 'Intangible Histories' organised by the Departments of Archaeology and Drama, University of Exeter and the National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore, funded by UKIERI. 

Title: Valuing Real Estate: Speculation in Land and Urban Transitions in South India

Date: September 19, 2014

Venue: Department of Drama, Thornlea, Exeter

To view the abstract of Prof. Upadhya's paper, please click on the link below: