In-house Seminars

  • ‘Performing Representation? Women MPs and the Indian Parliament’, by Dr. Carole Spary, Assistant Professor, School of Politics and International Relations & Deputy Director, Institute of Asia and Pacific Studies, University of Nottingham, UK, on July 27th, 2017
  • Fluid Identities: Nationalism, Race, Religion and Gender in Lakshmibai Dravid’s treatise titled ‘Desh Seva Nibandhmala’ by Padma Anagol, Senior Lecturer in History at Cardiff School of History, Religion and Archaeology, Cardiff University on March 31st, 2017
  • Mind the Gap – An Entangled History of Equal Remuneration, 1951-2010’ by Silke Neunsinger, Associate Professor in Economic History and Director of research at the Labour Movement Archives and Library in Stockholm, Sweden on March 2nd, 2017
  • Aspirational Families and the Professional Imaginary’ by Alice W. Clark, historian and scholar of gender and society in India, on February 9th, 2017
  • Governance Feminism and its Others: An Assessment of the 2013 Rape Law Reforms’ by Prabha Kotiswaran, Reader in Law & Social Justice at King’s College, London on December 15th, 2016
  • Gender Strategies by Rock Musicians and Fans of Visual-kei in Japan’ by Takako Inoue, Faculty of International Relations, Daito Bunka University, Tokyo on 2nd September 2016
  • The Making of Feminist Theatres in India’ by A. Mangai, Visiting Faculty, CSLG, JNU, Delhi on 8th April, 2016 ‘
  • Women, Work and Care in the Asia Pacific: Towards a Feminist Conceptual Framework’ by Elizabeth Hill, Senior Lecturer,  Department of Political Economy, University of Sydney on 20th January, 2016
  • ‘Gender Inequalities and the Insertion of Women in the Labour Market in India and Brazil’ by Janine Rodgers, Development Economist trained in Paris, Sussex and Geneva Universities, October 26, 2015
  • A glance at gender policies in Argentina’ by Eleonor Faur, UNFPA representative of Argentina, 4th February, 2015
  • ‘Unravelling the Mystery of the Hindu Undivided Family’ by Chirashree Das Gupta, Associate Professor (Economics), Ambedkar University, Delhi (AUD), 27th February, 2015.
  • We are women: how will we have such brute strength?: Gendered space and ‘natural’ labour in tea plantations by Suparna Banerjee, 9th April, 2014
  • ‘Women’s Access to Property in early Twentieth Century Garhwal Himalayas’ by Rashmi Pant, Fellow, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, 20th November, 2013
  • ‘The Image Economy: Commercial Surrogates’ by Prof. Kumkum Sangari, William F. Vilas Research Professor of English and the Humanities at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, 16th January, 2014
  • Dalit Women between Social and Analytical Alternity: Rethinking the ‘Quintessentially Marginal’ by Manuela Ciotti, Assistant Professor in Global Studies at Aarhus University, 18th April 2013
  • ‘Son Preference and Reproductive Decision-making in Rural South India’ by Dr. Birgitte Bruun Nielsen, Associate Professor, Faculty of Health, University of Aarhus, Denmark, 3rd October 2013
  • Dalit Women between Social and Analytical Alterity: Rethinking the ‘Quintessentially Marginal by Manuela Ciotti, (Assistant Professor, Global Studies, Aarhus University), 18 April 2013
  • Tied in a Knot – Cross-region marriages in Haryana and Rajasthan: Implications for Gender Rights and Gender Relations by Dr. Reena Kukreja, (Faculty, Department of Film & Media Studies and Gender Studies, Queens University, Kingston, Canada), 18 March 2013
  • Anti-Trafficking Law: A View from the Developing World by Prabha Kotiswaran, (Senior Lecturer, SOAS), 1 August 2012
  • Feminism Untangled: Shifts in Praxis and Female Agency in Bangladesh by Dr. Lamia Karim, (Associate Professor of Anthropology, University of Oregon), 10 December 2012
  • Customarily Left Out: The Child in the Nation’s Story by Vijayalakshmi Balakrishnan, 24 April 2012
  • ‘The many questions around the UID project, a Standing Committee and some answers’ by Dr. Usha Ramanathan, January 30, 2012
  • ‘Run-away Marriages: A silent revolution?’ by Dr. Meena Dhanda (Reader, Philosophy and Cultural Politics, University of Wolverhampton, U.K), January 6, 2012
  • ‘Whatever Happened to Socialist Feminism in the “West”?’ by Prof. Linda Gordon, (University Professor of the Humanities, Florence Kelley Professor of History, New York University), October 28, 2011
  • ‘Gender Studies in Post-Socialist Countries in Europe – Some Ideas and Concepts’ by Dr. Veronika Wöhrer, (Scientific Researcher, University of Freiburg, Germany), October 12, 2011
  • ‘Gender Differential Effects of Climate Change; Adaptation and Mitigation Strategies in Village India,’ by Govind Kelkar (Senior Analyst, Programme & Research Economic Empowerment Cluster, UN Women), July 5, 2011
  • Screening of a Documentary Film titled, “We are Foot Soldiers,” by Debolina Dutta and Oishik Sircar, May 5, 2011