Sri Lanka Graduate Student Conference, "Sri Lanka: Critical Reflections on Legacies of Authority and Difference"

Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 9:00am to 5:00pm

A. D. White House, A. D. White House
29 East Ave, Ithaca, NY 14850, USA

The 2017 Sri Lanka Graduate Conference will be held on October 13-14 at Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. Hosted for the first time by Cornell’s South Asia Program, the conference is co-sponsored by the American Institute for Sri Lanka Studies. As in years prior, this workshop will bring together graduate students in both the final writing-up stage and pre-research/planning stages from a variety of disciplines and institutions.The graduate conference aims to enhance intellectual exchange on Sri Lanka, emphasize the production of empirical and non-sectarian knowledge, focus attention on recent potential transformation of key concepts, build a new cohort of researchers (and research) across disciplines and institutions, and strengthen relationships between American graduate students and local intellectual circles in Sri Lanka. We invite students from all disciplines to participate.

Event Type

Conference/Workshop

Departments

Asian Studies, South Asia Program, Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

Tags

coshocum

Cost

Free Admission

Contact E-Mail

vef9@cornell.edu

Contact Name

Valerie Foster Githinji

Contact Phone

607.255.8493

Speaker

Graduate Students

Speaker Affiliation

South Asia Program

Disability Access Information

Available Upon Request

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Public

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