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Penn School of Arts and Sciences Monday, October 11, 2021

The Pursuit of Imaginary Maps

Pallavi Raghavan
October 11, 2021

In the latest issue of India in Transition, Pallavi Raghavan, Assistant Professor of International Relations, Ashoka University, examines the after effects of the Partition process with regard to recent developments in Ireland, Palestine, and India and examines if there's a "good" way for states to reconcile with their legacies.

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Hidden Backbones: Understanding India’s Migrant Workers

A Virtual Conference via Zoom
October 27-28, 2021, 9:30am-12:30pm EDT
The conference is open to the general public.

2021-22 CASI Virtual Seminar Series

October 21, 2021, 12 noon EDT | 9:30pm IST via Zoom

"Governing Locally: Institutions, Policies, and Implementation in Indian Cities"

CASI / South Asia Center / Penn Institute for Urban Research Book Talk with Authors Suraj Jacob (Political Economist, Azim Primji University) & Babu Jacob (Former Member, Indian Administrative Service)

October 28, 2021,
12 noon EDT | 9:30pm IST via Zoom

"Gender Disparities in Utilization of Government Health Insurance in India"

CASI / South Asia Center Seminar with Radhika Jain (2019-2022 Asia Health Policy Postdoctoral Fellow, Stanford University)

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Event Videos:

September 23, 2021: CASI Seminar "Modernity Without Alterity: Caste Associations and Hindu Cosmopolitanism in Mumbai" with Suryakant Waghmore (IIT Bombay) FULL VIDEO

October 7, 2021: CASI Seminar "Excess Neonatal Mortality Among Private Facility Births in Rural North India" with Diane Coffey (University of Texas, Austin) FULL VIDEO

VIEW VIDEOS of more CASI past events—Transcript, English captions, Hindi subtitles available on select events

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