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Romila Thapar, Alok Mathur, Amita Prasad and Tina Servaia – In Conversation

This discussion was held on August 15, 2017 as part of the 3rd annual History for Peace conference, The Idea of India, Calcutta. Amita Prasad. We meet on the fifteenth of August, and the significance of this date is known to many of us here....
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How to Draw Histories? Art as Method

This talk was presented on August 16, 2017 as part of the 3rd annual History for Peace conference, The Idea of India, Calcutta. My presentation is about four of my art projects based on the Sri Lankan ethnic conflict. My argument in the course of this...
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The Un-equivalence of Violence: The Communal Question in Janam’s Plays

This illustrated talk was presented on August 16, 2017 as part of the 3rd annual History for Peace conference, Idea of India, Calcutta. Jana Natya Manch is based in Delhi. Sometimes we travel but essentially we are a Delhi-based group, an amateur group in the strict...
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Social Media and the Idea of India

This presentation and discussion was held on August 17, 2017 as part of 3rd annual History for Peace conference, The Idea of India, Calcutta. Radhika Bordia. News organizations make it mandatory for their journalists to be on social media, most certainly on Twitter. But when what...
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India in the Ruins of the Present

This talk was presented on August 17, 2017 as part of the 3rd annual History for Peace conference, The Idea of India, Calcutta. Raoul Peck, the Haitian filmmaker, opens his new film—Der Junge Karl Marx (2017)—in the forests of Prussia. Peasants gather fallen wood. They look...
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Heritage, Conservation and Pedagogy

This talk was presented on December 6, 2017 as part of The Idea of India - Bangalore chapter, hosted by and at Vidyashilp Academy. This morning, Arundhati, Komita and Sanathanan gave us numerous possibilities of how art and theatre engage with the idea of history. I’ll...
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