German Historical Institute London (GHIL) Transnational Research Group (TRG) and

German Historical Institute London (GHIL)
Transnational Research Group (TRG)
Manipal Centre for Philosophy & Humanities (MCPH)
National Workshop on
Caste, Experience and Poverty of Education: Perspectives from South India
The objective of the workshop is to develop a conceptual framework for
understanding the intersecting domains of caste practices and practices of
knowledge production. The workshop will deal with the different aspects of
experience and knowing in relation to caste, both in the institutional context and in
the daily life practices from the region of South India. These issues will be discussed
in relation to various models of knowledge transfer including modern school
education and informal methods of exchanges.
Date: December 8th and 9th, 2014
Venue: Manipal Centre for Philosophy and Humanities, Dr TMA Pai Planetarium
Complex, Manipal University.
Confirmed Speakers: Gopal Guru (JNU); Sundar Sarukkai (MCPH); Amman Madan
(APU); Sanil V (IIT-Delhi); Ratheeshkumar (JNU); Murali Krishna (TISS); Kaveri Haritas
(MCPH); K.N. Sunandan (GHIL) and Girija K.P (CSCS).
Registration: Those who want to participate need to register with us by email
before the 25th of November 2014. Registration will be confirmed on payment of
fees of 300 rupees which will include lunch, tea and snacks for a period of 2 days
during the workshop.
Contact: 0820 – 2923561, [email protected]