Thursday, 9 October 2014
Visual Constructions of South Asia new seminar series, University of Cambridge, 2014-15
'Visual Constructions of South Asia' is an annual seminar series launched in 2014 as part of the Visual Language and South Asian History Program led by Dr Annamaria Motrescu-Mayes at the University of Cambridge. The series is supported by the Thriplow Charitable Trust and the Centre for Research in the Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities (CRASSH). For further information see http://talks.cam.ac.uk/show/index/50675.
Please see below the programme and poster for the Michaelmas term.
Location and Time: Mondays, 4:00 – 6:00 p.m., S2 Seminar Room, Alison Richard Building, 7 West Road. CB3 9DT.
13th October: The Iconography of Alterity: Simla and the Visualisation of ‘British’Enclaves in Indian Highlands (Siddharth Pandey)
27th October: ‘For a little amusement’: A Brutal Look at Leisure in Early Modern Indo-Danish Relations (Josefine Baark)
10th November: Death and sanitation: Imperial representations of The Ganges (Cleo Roberts)
24th November: Before East was East: British Pakistani Cinema in the 1980s (Hamza Beg)