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AAS-in-Asia 2018

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Place : India, New delhi

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Contact Person:Gautam Bk

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The AAS-in-Asia conferences are intended to be smaller size conferences than the typical AAS Annual Conferences. This conference gives our members and others interested in Asian Studies, who are unable to attend the Annual Conferences held in North America, the opportunity to participate in panel sessions and network with colleagues in a more intimate setting. Although smaller in size, these conferences include the same exciting features as the Annual Conference including sessions, keynote speakers, book exhibits and receptions. AAS-in-Asia 2018 is a joint production between the Association for Asian Studies and Ashoka University.

Deadline for abstracts/proposals : 15th November 2017

Organized By :Ashoka University

Keynote Speakers : James Scott is the Sterling Professor of Political Science and Professor of Anthropology and is co-Director of the Agrarian Studies Program at Yale University. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and has been a fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton, and the Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin. His research concerns political economy, comparative agrarian societies, theories of hegemony and resistance, peasant politics, revolution, Southeast Asia, theories of cla

Conference Highlights :We are happy to announce the following sessions that will be held during the conference: 1) Keynote speaker: James C. Scott, Professor, Yale University 2) Special Roundtables: Forgotten Geographies: A Journal of Asian Studies Roundtable Organizer - Jeff Wasserstrom (University of California, Irvine) Editor Forgotten Genealogies: A History and Theory Roundtable Organizer - William Pinch (Wesleyan University) Editor 3) Workshop for South Asian Archivists and Librarians Organizer- Amer

Venue :India Habitat Centre, New Delhi, Delhi, India

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