Events of the Faculty of Social Sciences
How Do I Know My World? : Ways of Seeing in the Sciences, 11 am, 18 November 2016 - Friday, Mezzanine Floor, By Avijit Pathak,Centre for the Study of social Systems,School of Social Sciences, JNU (Poster)
Society and Culture in South Asia, the journal of Department of Sociology co-published with Sage, is organizing a conversation with renowned scholar Shiv Visvanathan on 23 September 2016 at Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri.The conversation is facilitated by Rickshaw- A Students' Collective. (Poster)
'Portraits of Resistance: An Exhibition of Contemporary Sri Lankan Art,' presented by the Department of Sociology, South Asian University at the Main Art Gallery, Kamala Devi Complex, India International Centre, New Delhi, 23 to 28 August 2016. For more information, (Poster)
Department of Sociology,Faculty of Social Science "Sociology and Social Anthropology in / for South Asia" By Deptt of Sociology,SAU, Venue: FSI Hall, SAU, Akbar Bhawan,New Delhi, Date/ Time: 12th March, 2016 @ 9:00 AM. onwards (Details Program)
Department of International Relations "Using American Military Power in The Future: Issue and Prospects" By Dr. Amit Gupta, Venue: FSI Hall, SAU, Akbar Bhawan,New Delhi, Date/ Time: 11th Feb, 2016 @ 2:15 PM. (Poster)
Jashn-e-Faiz is a conscientious attempt of the Department of Sociology in tandem with it's vision of creating new forms of knowledge. It seeks to revitalize intellectual and socio-cultural engagements with the literary figures of South Asia. The event will be held on 26 November 2015. The event entails Guftgu, a discussion on the life and works of the poet, followed by a Dastan performance in the end. The guest of honour in the event is Dr. Salima Hashmi (daughter of Faiz Ahmad Faiz), an eminent Art Historian from Pakistan. (Poster)|(Schedule)
Department of Sociology,Faculty of Social Science "Turkey and India as Global Humanitarian Actors" , Venue: Mezzanine Hall, SAU, Akbar Bhawan,New Delhi, Date/ Time: 08th October, 2015 @ 2:00 PM. (Poster)
Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Science " Naming the Deity, Naming the City : Rama and Ayodhya " By Deepak Mehta, Venue: FSI Hall, SAU, Akbar Bhawan,New Delhi, Date / Time: 16th September,2015 @ 2:30 PM, (Poster)
Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Science and India International Centre present, Museums and the Present: Issues of Community, Locality and Contextual Relevance, a lecture by Karen Exell, University College London - Qatar Campus. Time and date: 06.00 pm to 07.30 pm, 06th August 2015; Venue: Seminar Halls, 1,2 and 3, Kamala Devi Complex, India International Centre, New Delhi. (Poster)
Depicting Hope and Despair in Photography: Refugees in India An Exhibition Photographs by Raghu Rai, Presented by Department of Sociology, In Association with UNHCR Delhi Office and Photographer, Preview and Reception, 05:30 PM, 28th April 2015 @ Exhibition Space,Ground Floor, SAU (Poster)
Department of Sociology with Sage (India) is releasing it's Journal ' Society and Culture in South Asia' on 3 February 2015, at 6 P.M., at Seminar Hall 2 & 3, India International Centre, Max Muller Marg, Lodi Estate. The chief guest will be a distinguished scholar Prabhat Patnaik, Professor Emeritus, Jawaharlal Nehru University. The release is accompanied by a panel discussion on 'Politics of Academic Publishing'. The Panel will include : Prof. Patricia Uberoi, Prof. Roma Chatterji, Prof. Sasanka Perera, and Prof. Avijit Pathak. (Click for more information)
Department of Sociology is organizing a one-day seminar on "South Asia ?: Explorations of the Region, from within and without", in association with Japan Foundation, Delhi. on 6 February, at SAU, FSI Hall, Akbar Bhawan,Chanakyapuri, New Delhi. The seminar seeks to unravel meanings of and approaches to South Asia. (Click for more information)
Contributions to Contemporary Knowledge Lecture Series - 2015: A presentation by Faculty of Social Sciences in collaboration with the Department of Sociology at South Asian University; ‘Gandhi as a Global Thinker: Legacies of the Anti-Colonial Revolution’ by Keith Hart, Centennial Professor of Economic Anthropology, London School of Economics and International Director of Human Economy Programme, University of Pretoria; Date and Time: 29 January 2015 @ 6:00 PM; Venue: The Multi Purpose Hall, IIC, New Delhi. (Read More)
Human Economy: People, Money and Power in Economic Crisis - Perspectives from the Global South; A book launch panel presented by the Faculty of Social Sciences in collaboration with the Department of Sociology at South Asian University with the participation of Keith Hart, LSE and University of Pretoria, Amita Baviskar at IEG and CP Chandrasekhar at JNU; Date and Time: 28 February 2015 @ 02.30 PM; Venue: South Asian University, Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi (Read More)
' JATRA -14 ' A Cultural Journey', Venue: SAU, Akbar Bhawan Time: 18th Oct 2014 @ 9 AM- 9 PM (Poster)
'CALL FOR PAPERS-UPCOMING CONFERENCE' Department of Sociology- Faculty of Social Sciences, South Asian University, Debating Identity: Dialogues across Boundries (Conference for Young Scholars and Researchers)- 16th and 17th October 2014; SAU, New Delhi, India, (Poster) (Concept Note)
An International Conference On "Educational Transformation and Transformative Education: Possibilities and Alternatives to the Educational Crisis" Department of Sociology, SAU, New Delhi, Time:21 & 22 March, 2014, Conference Room- II, India International Centre. (Poster) (Conference Schedule)
'Reading South Asia Lecture Series - 2013': A presentation byFaculty of Social Sciences at South Asian University; Debating the Ancient and Present, An Interactive Workshop with Prof. Romila Thapar; Date and Time: 22nd August 2013 @ 02.30 PM; Venue: FSI Hall, South Asian University, Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110021. Read More ...
FSS Distinguished Public Lecture“Iceland’s place in a Changing World: The Role of Equity, Justice and the Rule of Law " by H. E. Mr Ögmundur Jónasson, Minister of the Interior, Republic of Iceland, Date: 20th Feb., 2013, Time: 3:00 P.M, Multipurpose Hall, Mezzanine Floor, South Asian University, Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi 110 021 (Poster)
'Contributions to Contemporary Knowledge Lecture Series - 2013': A presentation byFaculty of Social Sciences at South Asian University ; The Coming of Brahmin Migrants: The Sudra Fate of an Indian Elite in Sri Lanka by Gananath Obeyesekere, Professor of Anthropology Emeritus, Princeton University; Date and Time:31st January 2013 @ 05.30 PM; Venue: The Auditorium, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, New Delhi Read More
'Doing Ethnography Today'; An interactive workshop with presented by the Faculty of Social Sciences at South Asian University with the participation of Prof Gananath Obeyesekere; Date and Time: 01st February 2013 @ 02.30 PM; Venue: South Asian University, Akbar Bhawan, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi.
(Against) Science: Methodological Alternatives Beyond Positivism, Sociology Seminar Series 2012, N Jairam Professor of Sociology Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai & Fellow, Indian Institute of Advanced Studies, Shimla 15th October 2012 at 02.15 PM, FSI Hall, Ground Floor, South Asian University, Akbar Bhawan, Chankyapuri, New Delhi 11002 (Poster)
Sociology Seminar Series 2012 - New Quests in Sociology: Broadening Intellectual Horizons; Panel Discussion; 29 August 2012 at 2.30 PM at FSI Hall, Ground Floor, Akbar Bhawan; organized by the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences.
Social Science beyond Binaries: A Sociology for South Asia; lecture by Sujata Patel, Professor of Sociology, Hyderabad Central University, Pune; 17 August 2012 at 2.30 PM at FSI Hall, Ground Floor, Akbar Bhawan; organized by the Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social Sciences.