Category Archives: Conference

The Idea of India – Conference programme

14, 15, 16, 17 August, 2017 . ICCR and Tollygunge Club, Calcutta  CONCEPT NOTE 14.8.2017  In Conversation: Prof. Romila Thapar and Prof. Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak. [6 p.m. – 8.30 p.m.] Prof. Romila Thapar is an Indian historian Read More …

The Idea of India—the third annual conference on Teaching History

CONCEPT NOTE                                                                   Read More …

The Idea of Nationalism- International Conference on Teaching History 2016

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‘The Idea of Nationalism’- the second International Conference on Teaching History was held on 10, 11 and 12 November 2016 in Calcutta. This year’s conference looked at what is arguably the most contested idea of Read More …

The Idea of Nationalism- reflection

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The International Conference on Teaching History 2016-’The Idea of Nationalism’ sought to explore what is arguably the most contested word in recent times—nationalism and bring it into the classroom context. Participants from all over the Read More …

Day three-The Idea of Nationalism

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Keynote address The 1960s: Thinking Beyond Borders Malini Sur Malini Sur is a senior research fellow at the Institute for Culture and Society, Western Sydney University. In 1964 Karim Naseer was arrested as a spy Read More …