Colloquium on Education and the Urban in India since the Nineteenth Century

Programme

Thursday, 24 September

2-3 pm: Akash Bhattacharya (Azim Premji University, Bengaluru) – Education,
Infrastructure, Improvement: The Making of Suburban Uttarpara in the 19th Century
3-4 pm: Nandini Manjrekar (Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai) – Public
Education in the Mill District of Bombay, 1900-1940
4.30-5.30 pm: Debarati Bagchi (MWS IBO, New Delhi) – Education Hubs in Sonipat:
Exploring Land-University Nexus in the National Capital Region (NCR), India

Friday, 25 September

2-3 pm: Geetha B. Nambissan (Former Professor, JNU) – The Changing Urban and
Education in Delhi: Privilege and Exclusion in a Mega City
3-4 pm: Yamini Agarwal (MWS IBO, New Delhi) – Urban Marginalisation, Exclusion and
Education: A Study of Widows’ Colony in Delhi
4.30-5.30 pm: Shivali Tukdeo (National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru) –
Urban Dislocations and Educational Strategies: Metro Colonies, Bengaluru