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India Research Programme - Events


27 January / 30 January
Max Weber Lecture Series: Sebastian Conrad (Friedrich-Meinecke-Institut, Freie Universität Berlin):
The Global Revolution of Time in the Nineteenth Century
27 January 2020, 6.00 pm, IIC New Delhi Poster
30 January 2020, 5.00 pm, Goethe-Institut/ Max Mueller Bhavan, Kolkata Poster

16-21 February
Global History - Challenges and Opportunities: A winter school on global history for PhD and early career scholars in Germany and India
Venue: Delhi

Please note: this is not an open event. Participation is strictly limited to those selected to attend.

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18 February (6.30pm)
Panel on The Languages of Global History
Organised by the Heidelberg Centre for Transcultural Studies and the Max Weber Stiftung - India Branch Office

Venue: Lecture Room II, India International Centre Annexe, New Delhi

Speakers: Felix Brahm (GHIL); Monica Juneja (Heidelberg); Joachim Kurtz (Heidelberg); Dhruv Raina (Delhi) und Rekah Vaidya Rajan (Hyderabad)
Chair and Moderator: Neeladri Bhattacharya (Delhi)




22 November / 25 November
Max Weber Lecture Series: Ute Frevert (Max Planck Institute for Human Development)
The Politics of Humiliation: Historical Trajectories
22 November 2019, 4.00 pm, Auditorium of Jadunath Museum and Resource Centre, 10 Lake Terrace, Kolkata
25 November 2019, 6.30 pm, Goethe Institut, Max Mueller Bhavan Auditorium, New Delhi
Concept Note (PDF file)
Poster (PDF file)

26 June (5pm)
Panel on Education, Marginality and the Urban: Linkages and Intersections
Venue: German Historical Institute London
Participants: Isabel Ramos Lobato (ILS Research Institute for Regional and Urban Development Dortmund); Nandini Manjrekar (Tata Institute of Social Science Mumbai); Geetha B. Nambissan (JNU Delhi); Shivali Tukdeo (National Institute of Advanced Studies Bengaluru); Georgie Wemyss (University of East London) 
Concept note (PDF file)
Poster (PDF file) 

26 February (3.00 pm)
Max Weber Lecture Series: Andy Greene (UCL Institute of Education)
The Crisis for Young People. Generational Inequalities in Education, Work, Housing and Welfare
Board Room, School of Education TISS Mumbai, Naoroji Campus
Poster (PDF file)

22 February (6.30 pm)
Max Weber Lecture Series: Andy Green (UCL Institute of Education)
Education and State Formation in Europe, East Asia and the USA
Lecture Room II, Basement (Annexe), India International Centre, New Delhi
Poster (PDF file)



12-14 November
Interrogating Marginality: Education and the Urban

ICAS:MP TM1 Workshop
Venue: National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bangalore
Concept note (PDF file)
Workshop programme (PDF file)  

12 November / 16 November
Max Weber Lecture Series: Pauline Lipman (Chicago)
Education and Urban Crises: Coercive Neoliberalism, the Politics of Disposability, and the Struggle for the Right to the City
The first Max Weber Lecture of the MWS India Branch Office will be held at the National Institute of Advanced Studies Bangalore, 12 November 2018, 5.30 pm, and the India International Centre New Delhi, 16 November 2018, 6.00 pm
Poster 12 November (PDF file)
Poster 16 November (PDF file)


Full details about the Max Weber Lecture Series are available here.