India Update - Ideas from India: an update on contemporary India

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The South Asia Research Institute at ANU College of Asia and the Pacific will be hosting the India Update – a symposium bringing together scholars, media and policymakers to debate the current and future challenges facing India and the South Asia region.

The event will explore four key themes:

• Governance, Conflict and Political Economy

• Language, Literature and Media

• Gender, Development and Environment

• Contested Pasts, Challenging Futures

The conference is free of charge, but registration is required.

Speakers include:

Nivedita Menon, Professor of Political Thought at Jawaharlal Nehru University

Michael Wesley, Professor and Dean of the College of Asia and the Pacific, ANU

Full program TBC


Date & time

Thursday 10 November 2016 to Friday 11 November 2016



Multiple Speakers


Assa Doron

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