Upcoming events


Fourth Max Weber Lecture

The Global Revolution of Time in the Nineteenth Century

Sebastian Conrad (Friedrich-Meinecke-Institut, FU Berlin)

27 January 2020 in Delhi and 29 January 2020 in Kolkata

Winter School on Global History- Challenges and Opportunities

16-21 February 2020, New Delhi

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Fifth Max Weber Lecture

Simone Lässig, German Historical Institute Washington

November 2020


Annual Reports

Annual Report 2018

Annual Report 2019 (coming soon)

Publications of our former TRG fellows:    

Arun Kumar (2019), “Letters of the Labouring Poor: The Art of Letter Writing in Colonial India”, Past & Present, gtz035, https://doi.org/10.1093/pastj/gtz035    

Arun Kumar (2019), “The ‘Untouchable School’: American Missionaries, Hindu Social Reformers and the Educational Dreams of Labouring Dalits in Colonial North India”, Journal of South Asian Studies,Volume 42, Issue 5, p. 823-44.  

Vidya Subramanian (2019), “Parallel partnerships: Teach for India and New Institutional Regimes in Municipal Schools in New Delhi”, International Studies in Sociology of Education Journal. https://doi.org/10.1080/09620214.2019.1668288