Research Scholars Workshop
26-27 March 2015
Venue: Department of Sociology
University of Delhi
26th March 2015
Opening Session & Tea- 9.15 am to 9.30 am
9.30 am: Opening Remarks and Welcome by Head of the Department
Session 1 (9.45am- 11:30 pm): Chair: Vasundhara Bhojvaid
Divya Priyadarshini - Reconstructing livelihoods: Survival strategies in Savda Gherva.
Discussant; Dr. Radhika Chopra
Aaradhana Dalmia - Moving with the river: Going forward, backwards and circulating.
Discussant: Dr Rita Brara
Tea Break- 11.30 pm to 11.45 pm
Session 2 (11.45 pm to 1: 30 pm) Chair: Jyoti Gupta
Siddhi Bhandari - Technology, Camera and the Work of Photography.
Discussant: Prof. Roma Chatterji
Sebanti Chatterjee - Of Kwai and Cocum: Sounds from Distinct Landscapes
Discussant: Sumbul Farah
Lunch- 1:30 pm-2.30 pm
Session 3 (2.30 pm- 5 pm) Chair: Meenakshi Thapan
- Mohd. Sayeed - Event and Affirmation: What a police encounter did to Batla House and what Batla House made of it?
Discussant: Prof. Satish Deshpande
Sarbani Sharma- Everyday Politics of Mohalla Maisuma: Notes on Azadi and its Actions
Discussant: Dr Yasmeen Arif
Jean- Thomas Martelli (King’s College and CSH)-The Broker and the Revolutionary: Initiatory Politics in an Indian Campus
Discussant: Prof. Nandini Sundar
27th March 2015
Rubani Yumkhaibam- Constructing Legitimate Identity: The Role of Media in Popularising Nupi Maanbis.
Discussant: Dr Arpita Roy
Seram Rojesh - Police Economy
Discussant: Dr Kamei Aphun
Tea- 11.15 am-11.30 am
Session 5 (11.30 am to 1: 15 pm): Ishita Dey
Prasenjit Tribhuvan- Changing cultural formations around charas and its effects on the youth of Parvati valley.
Discussant: Dr Preeti Sampat
Subhashim Goswami - The Making of an Object as “Discontinuous Improvements”
Discussant: Dr Jules Naudet (CSH, New Delhi)
Lunch- 1:15 pm to 2:15 pm
Session 6 (2.15 pm- 4:45 pm) Chair: Haripriya Soibam
Anurita Jalan- Lone mother Families: From norm to lived realities.
Discussant: Prof. Rajni Palriwala
Chayanika Pal- Looking into Beauty Parlors: First impressions of field work.
Discussant: Dr. Parul Bhandari
Saba Firdaus- Women’s labour in household: An Ethnography of the Domestic Space.
Discussant: Dr. Janaki Abraham
Concluding Remarks & Tea- 4.45 pm to 5 pm