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Who’s theorizing architectural practices in South Asia and how?

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Wed, Feb 22, 2023 at 06:30pm

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S153, CGIS South
1730 Cambridge St, Cambridge

Sanjeev Vidyarthi is a professor of urban planning and policy, senior fellow of the Great Cities Institute, and the founding director of the Masters in City Design (MCD) program at the University of Illinois Chicago (UIC). Exploring the case of contemporary urban India, he studies who does the city planning and design work in such a […]

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Emergent Practices in South Asia #7 | Mehreen Mustafa and MAD(E) IN MUMBAI

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Sat, Jan 28, 2023 at 09:00am

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Virtual

Emergent Practices in South Asia #7 | Mehreen Mustafa (Pakistan) and MAD(E) IN MUMBAI (India) 9:00 am EST I 7:00 pm PKT I 7:30 pm IST Register to attend via Zoom “Emergent Practices in South Asia” will convene young practitioners that have displayed rigorous engagement in the making of architecture, landscape, and interventions in the public […]

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India Conference at Harvard

Get Tickets Here Organized entirely by students at Harvard University, the 20th edition of the annual India Conference at Harvard is taking place on the weekend of February 11-12, 2023, at the Harvard Kennedy School and Harvard Business School. The conference will be in-person with some panels in a hybrid/ virtual format. As India completes […]

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Introduction to the Mapping Color in History project

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Thu, Dec 8, 2022 from 12:00pm — 01:15pm

COST   Free

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Online via Zoom

Register to attend via Zoom Mapping Color in History (MCH) is a digital platform that compiles pigment analysis data from existing and on-going research on scientific analysis of pigments with a capacity to add new data through collaboration with research centers that are engaged in pigments analysis in Asian painting and put them in a […]

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Persuading (the low-spending) state governments to focus their limited resources on areas of maximum impact

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Mon, Dec 12, 2022 from 07:30am — 09:00am

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Webinar

Persuading (the low-spending) state governments to focus their limited resources on areas of maximum impact  Date: December 12, 2022, 6:00 to 7:30 pm IST/ 7:30 to 9:00 am ET Register here to join the Talk. Live Stream the Talk on YouTube.   The webinar is a joint Lancet Citizens’ Commission on Reimagining India’s Health System event with the Population Foundation of India (PFI) and […]

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Artist Talk: New Imaginaries

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Mon, Nov 21, 2022 from 05:00pm — 06:00pm

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Gund Hall, Room 124, Graduate School of Design

Join Visiting Artist Fellows Aamina Nizar and Sharbendu De as they explore impacts of urban design and climate change in Sri Lanka and India.   ‘An Elegy for Ecology’ by Sharbendu De imagines how humans can survive in the future in the wake of climate change.    ‘The Colombo Project’ by Aamina Nizar imagines an […]

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“To know or not to know”: Cleansing the dead

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Mon, Nov 14, 2022 at 12:00pm

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CGIS South RmS153

Khyati Tripathi is a death scholar from India and, through her work, she tries to bring together events, emotions and practices related to death to explore the psychosocial significance and intricate connections between them. She is interested in exploring the ‘sacred’ in death and the pure and impure aspects of it. Her work is based at the intersection of social anthropology, psychology, and psychoanalysis.

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The First 1000 Days of Life in India: Evidence and Recommendations

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Fri, Oct 14, 2022 from 08:00am — 09:30am

Friday, 14 October 2022 | 8 AM to 9.30 AM EST / 5.30 PM – 7 PM IST Register to attend via Zoom The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health India Research Center, Project SANCHAR and The Lakshmi Mittal and Family South Asia Institute at Harvard University are delighted to invite you to an upcoming symposium on The […]

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Digital Emerging Countries: Big nations, inward-looking strategy, and leapfrog in the Global South

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Fri, Oct 28, 2022 from 11:00am — 12:30pm

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Common Room #136, 2 Divinity Ave., Cambridge

In India, three-wheeled motorcycle drivers take orders from UBER, and in an inland Chinese village, telemedicine is becoming more prevalent. Meanwhile, in Cape Town, South Africa, female engineers are developing a business plan for a mobile application. Today, digitalization has increasingly surpassed emerging economies.

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Vineeta Yadav — How Elite Risk Preferences Shape Democracy: Evidence from India and Pakistan

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Fri, Nov 4, 2022 from 02:00pm — 04:00pm

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Rm S153, CGIS South, 1730 Cambridge St

Professor Yadav is an associate professor of political science at Penn State University. She recieved her Ph.D. in Political Science from Yale University in 2007. Yadav’s research and teaching interests lie in comparative politics, political economy, economic development, and survey research.

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