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Learning to Live with the Past – Krishna Kumar

This talk was delivered as part of Shared Histories, a History for Peace conference for teachers held at and co-organized by St Kabir Public School, Chandigarh in May, 2019. The title I have chosen for this presentation is meant to arouse a sense of contrast with...
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The Inter-face of Region and Religion in the Panjab – Romila Thapar

This talk was delivered as part of Shared Histories, a History for Peace conference for teachers held at and co-organized by St Kabir Public School, Chandigarh in May, 2019. The Panjab was defined in a Persian text, the Char-Bagh-i-Panjab, written by a Panjabi khatriqanungo, Ganesh Das...
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A Division of Hearts, Minds, Properties and . . . – Urvashi Butalia

This talk was delivered as part of Shared Histories, a History for Peace conference for teachers held at and co-organized by St Kabir Public School, Chandigarh in May, 2019. Below is a transcript for the same.  I am going to speak a little bit about the...
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Constitutionalism and India’s Nationalist Imagination – Valerian Rodrigues

This talk was delivered as part of the 5th annual History for Peace conference, The Idea of the Indian Constitution in July 2019. The idea of the constitution as a ‘founding moment’ has served certain purposes: it helps to foist a formal-juridical frame for the...
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Article 370 in the Constituent Assembly: Shaping a Hindu Jammu and a Muslim Kashmir – Mridu Rai

This talk was delivered as part of the 5th annual History for Peace conference, The Idea of the Indian Constitution in July 2019. While the Constituent Assembly had begun its labours on 9 December 1946, the question of Jammu and Kashmir first became the subject...
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61 Years of Suspension to Right to Life: Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act in North East India – Babloo Loitongbam

This talk was delivered as part of the 5th annual History for Peace conference, The Idea of the Indian Constitution in July 2019. This is not going to be a scholarly presentation but rather, experience-oriented.This is going to be about how, as activists, we are...
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