Category Archives: History For Peace

The Idea of India – Conference programme

14, 15, 16, 17 August, 2017 . ICCR and Tollygunge Club, Calcutta  This conference is dedicated to the memory of PeaceWorks friend and patron Kozo Yamamura (1934 – 2017). CONCEPT NOTE  REGISTER NOW! 14.8.2017  In Conversation: Read More …

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

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Workshop on Media Literacy

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‘2,000 rupee notes embedded with chips to enable tracking’ proclaimed one news channel. The other channel told its viewers that Yogi Adityanath, Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, had scrapped reservation in private colleges. Joyeeta began Read More …

Launch of History for Peace in Islamabad

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Headstart School recently launched History for Peace — a project under the PeaceWorks (an initiative of The Seagull Foundation for the Arts,) umbrella—in Pakistan. Teachers, historians, students, and authors gathered at the event to discuss 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 …