Topics on Contemporary India

Topics on Contemporary India

Upcoming Events

No scheduled upcoming events. Dates and times will be posted as they are finalized.


Past Events

Upcoming Events

abdullah.jpg

A Conversation with Mr. Omar Abdullah: The Path Forward in Kashmir

Apr 19, 2018, 5:00PM to 6:30PM PDT
Great Hall, Faculty Club
+ Read More
vaishnav_color_medium2016update.jpg

Cost of Democracy: Political Finance in India

Apr 18, 2018, 3:00PM to 4:30PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Milan Vaishnav, Director and Senior Fellow, South Asia Program, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
+ Read More
gkw.jpg

Claiming the State: Active Citizenship and Social Welfare in Rural India

Mar 12, 2018, 3:00PM to 5:00PM PDT
119 Moses Hall
Gabrielle Kruks-Wisner, University of Virginia
+ Read More
siegel.png

Hungry Nation: Food, Famine, and the Making of Modern India

Nov 16, 2017, 3:00PM to 4:30PM PST
223 Moses Hall
Benjamin Siegel, Assistant Professor of History, Boston University
+ Read More
gandhi.jpg

India at 70: Reflections on the Path Forward

Sep 11, 2017, 6:30PM to 8:00PM PDT
Chevron Auditorium, UC Berkeley International House
Rahul Gandhi
+ Read More
kapur_devesh.jpg

The Dilemmas of Higher Education in India

Nov 17, 2016, 4:00PM to 6:00PM PST
223 Moses Hall
Devesh Kapur, Director of the Center for the Advanced Study of India and Professor of Political Science, University of Pennyslyvania
+ Read More
dasgupta.jpg

History, Institutions and Pathways of Dominant Party Decline in India: Evidence from the Green Revolution

Sep 29, 2016, 4:00PM to 6:00PM PDT
223 Moses Hall
Aditya Dasgupta, Shorenstein Postdoctoral Fellow in Contemporary Asia at Stanford University
+ Read More
ruparella.jpg

Rights, Welfare, Accountability: India in Comparative Historical Perspective

Nov 20, 2015, 10:00PM to 11:30PM PST
223 Moses Hall
Sanjay Ruparelia, Associate Professor of Politics, The New School
+ Read More
rajdeepsardesai.gif

The Great Indian Election: Do Election Verdicts Transform a Country?

Nov 18, 2015, 1:00AM to 2:30AM PST
Banatao Auditorium, Sutardja Dai Hall
Rajdeep Sardesai, Senior Journalist and Author
+ Read More
jaffrelot.jpeg

What Gujarat Model? Growth and Social Polarization

Nov 16, 2015, 6:00PM to 7:30PM PST
223 Moses Hall
Christophe Jaffrelot, Center for International Studies and Research (CERI)
+ Read More
View All Past Series Events