SOAS South Asia Institute Events
The events draw a varied audience with an interest in the region.
All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise stated. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis.
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- Malba and Mandirs: The Politics of Divine Resurgence in Delhi, 1911-1939
Deborah Sutton (Lancaster)
- BASAS 2014 Annual Lecture: “Only connect …” Interdisciplinarity, South Asian Studies and Gender
Professor Patricia Jeffery
In this lecture, Patricia aims to show how South Asian studies and gender studies—both interdisciplinary in their own right—have challenged and inspired her throughout her research and writing career.
- Bollywood’s India Hindi Cinema as a Guide to Contemporary India
Rachel Dwyer, Faisal Devji and Charlie Henniker
Rachel Dwyer's latest publication looks at the ways in which Bollywood has imagined and portrayed the unity and diversity of India -what its people believe and feel; their views on religion, caste and politics; life at home and in public.
- How about Electric Shadows: the art of the story
Professor Aamer Hussein (Research Associate, SOAS, University of London)
- Bailang and the Burmish Languages
Dr Nathan W. Hill (SOAS, University of London)