ABOUT THE CALENDAR
Lecture | November 3 | 12-2 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall
Gabriel Zucman, Professor of Economics, UC Berkeley
After Thomas Pikettys Capital in the 21st Century, Gabriel Zucmans book The Hidden Wealth of Nations is the next major contribution to the analysis of growing income inequality in the world.
The Erosion of Secularism in Bangladesh: A discussion between Political Scientists, Ali Riaz and Rounaq Jahan and Anthropologist, Dina Siddiqi
Panel Discussion | November 5 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)
Ali Riaz, Professor and Chair, Department of Politics and Government, Illinois State University
Rounaq Jahan, Distinguished Fellow at the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), Bangladesh
Dina M. Siddiqi, Visiting Professor of Anthropology, Department of Economics and Social Sciences, BRAC University, Bangladesh
Panel discussion on secularism in Bangladesh between Bangladeshi Political Scientists, Prof. Ali Riaz and Prof. Rounaq Jahan and Anthropologist Prof. Dina Siddiqi.
Lecture | November 16 | 10-11:30 a.m. | 223 Moses Hall
Christophe Jaffrelot, Center for International Studies and Research (CERI)
Sagarika Ghose, Consulting Editor, The Times of India
Christophe Jaffrelot is a a senior research fellow at the Center for International Studies and Research (CERI) at Sciences Po in Paris. His core research focuses on theories of nationalism and democracy, mobilization of the lower castes and Dalits (ex-untouchables) in India, the Hindu nationalist movement, and ethnic conflicts in Pakistan. He is also a nonresident scholar in the South Asia... More >
Lecture | November 17 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium
Rajdeep Sardesai, Senior Journalist and Author
Rajdeep Sardesai is a senior journalist and author of the best-selling book, "2014: The Election that Changed India". With 26 years of journalistic experience in print and TV, Sardesai was managing editor of the NDTV network before he set up the IBN 18 network with channels like CNN IBN as founder editor. He began his career with the Times of India and was the city editor of its Mumbai edition at... More >
Sutardja Dai Hall will be locked at 5:30 pm. If you attend the event, please make sure to arrive on time.
Lecture | November 20 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall
Sanjay Ruparelia, Associate Professor of Politics, The New School
Sanjay Ruparelia earned his PhD in politics from Cambridge University. He holds a joint appointment in the bachelors program in The New School for Public Engagement and in the Politics Department at The New School for Social Research. Ruparelias areas of research and teaching span democratic theory, comparative politics and political economy of development, primarily in South Asian studies. He... More >
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