Burning Ground: Mining, Adivasis and India's Civil War
THIS EVENT IS ARCHIVED
Date: 5 June 2011Time: 3:00 PM
Finishes: 5 June 2011Time: 5:00 PM
Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre
Type of Event: Forum
A public forum with Arundhati Roy, whose new book Broken Republic examines the nature of progress and development in an emerging global superpower, in discussion with Felix Padel & Samarendra Das, authors of Out of This Earth (2010), which reveals the hidden finance and arms trade behind the aluminium industry connecting London to war-torn central India.
Moderator: Vinita Damodaran Senior Lecturer in South Asian History, University of Sussex
This forum is in conjunction with ‘A Disappearing World: Ancient Traditions Under Threat in Tribal India’ an exhibition open until 25 June, 2011, at the Brunei Gallery.
Disappearing World Forum
Public forum featuring Arundhati Roy, held at Brunei Gallery, SOAS, on 5 June 2011 in connection with the 'Disappearing World' exhibition on mining and displacement in tribal India.
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