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Department of Sociology
Delhi School of Economics
University of Delhi


Venue: Seminar Hall, Ground Floor

Dates: 30th and 31st October 2014


Day I


10:00 AM – 10:15 AM           Tea

10:15 AM – 10:30 AM           Welcome and Introductory Remarks by Head of Department

10:30 AM – 12:00 PM           Session I: Children and Masculinity in Contemporary India

Chair: Haripriya Soibam

Aakriti Kohli – The Construction of Masculinity in Punjab

Sonia Kumari – What is Worth Sharing with Children: Children's Literature in India

Discussant: Dr. Anuja Agrawal


12:00 PM – 1:30 PM            Session II: Family Courts, Alternative Sexualities

Chair: Mohd. Sayeed

Rohini Ram Mohan - Making Sense of Family Courts in India

Amrita MiddeyThe Family and Alternative Sexualities in Religion and Mythology

Discussant: Dr. Radhika Chopra


1:30 PM – 2:30 PM               Lunch

2:30 PM – 4:00 PM              Session III- Education and Nationalism

Chair: Vasundhara Bhojvaid

Sadiq Ali – Meanings of Educating: An Analysis of Post-colonial Educational Policies and State Initiatives

Devika MittalEmbedding Nationalism through Schools: A study in the Indian  context

Discussant: Dr. Latika Gupta


Day II

 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM             Session IV- Understanding City and Women’s Experience

                                                Chair: Ishita Dey

                                                Eveleen Sidana – Sense of the City: Pace and Place

                                                Bhavneet Kaur - 'Political Experience' of Women in Kashmir

                                                Discussant: Dr. Yasmeen Arif


Vote of Thanks by Devika Mittal and Sonia Kumari


Working lunch

Contact Information

Telephone: 91(0)11 27667858
Address: Department of Sociology, Delhi School of Economics, 
University of Delhi (North Campus)
Delhi - 110007

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