Institute of Advanced Studies (IAS)


Seminar series 2019-20


Karela Collage (c. Sarojini Lewis).
On Curatorial Blindness: South Asia and the Contemporary Dutch Ethnographic Museum

Karela Collage (c. Sarojini Lewis).
23 October 2019
Priya Swamy (National Museum of World Cultures, The Netherlands)

yara el sherbini skit
Curating Nation / Exhibiting Collaboration

29 October 2019
Hammad Nasar (Paul Mellon Centre for Studies in British Art)

MV Logos Hope at Colombo Harbour, Nov 2015, credit Rehman Abubakr, wikimedia
Indian Ocean Port Cities in the Anthropocene

23 January 2020
CSSA Distinguished Visiting Professor 2019-20 Sunil Amrith (Harvard)

Millennium City, Gurugram, India, credit Alok Sharma on Unsplash
Automating property on India’s urban frontier: the bureaucrat, survey and grid

4 February 2020
Tom Cowan (University of Bergen)

woman in chennai, credit Timon Studler on Unsplash
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, or Coloniality and Carcerality in an Indian Women's Hostel

3 March 2020
Sneha Krishnan (University of Oxford)