Upcoming event

Third Max Weber Lecture 2019

The Politics of Humiliation: Historical Trajectories

Ute Frevert (Max Planck Institute for Human Development)

22 November 2019 in Kolkata and 25 November 2019 in Delhi

Fourth Max Weber Lecture 2020

Sebastian Conrad (Friedrich-Meinecke-Institut)

27 January 2020 in New Delhi and 30 January 2020 in Kolkata

Winter School on Global History

16-21 February 2020, New Delhi

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Publications of our former TRG fellows:             

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.