Upcoming Talks (Fall 2019)
September 21, 2019
Umbichi Haji’s Last Wishes: Confronting the Limits of Legal Life Writing, Center for History and Economics, Harvard University
October 12, 2019
Legal Histories and Affective Geographies: Reimagining the Bay of Bengal, South Asia Center, University of Pennsylvania
November 8, 2019
Madras, Rangoon, Colombo: Life and Law in South Asia, Global Asia Colloquium, New York University
Past Talks (2018 - ‘19)
Intertwined Itineraries of Law: Madras, Rangoon and the Everyday Practice of International Law (Panel on “Burma, India, and Networks of Exchange across the Indian Ocean, c. 1910-50s”, Annual Meeting of the AAS-in-Asia, Bangkok, Thailand).
Umbichi Haji’s Last Wishes: Legal and Affective Geographies in 1940s British Malabar (Panel on Mobility, Memory and Materialities: Reimagining Inter-Asian Commercial Networks, Annual Meeting of the Association for Asian Studies, Denver, CO.
All Together in One Place: Familial Attachments as Political Attachments in Post-WW II India and Sri Lanka, Annual Conference on South Asia, Madison, WI.
Madras 1942: The Lives and Times of the Law during World War II, Rethinking World War II in South Asia, Annual Conference on South Asia, Madison, WI.