LSE-UC Berkeley Bangladesh Summit 2
Venue: UC Berkeley
Date: Friday, 22 February
The day-long conference will include 3 panel discussions on ‘Negotiating Uncertainty: Health, Politics and Environment in Bangladesh’, ‘The Entrepreneurship Model and Women's Empowerment', and ‘Forms of Sovereignty: Art, Cinema and Popular Culture'.
Invited participants include Adnan Hossain (VU Amsterdam), Allan de Souza (UC Berkeley), Isha Ray (UC Berkeley), Jade Benjamin-Chung (UC Berkeley), Juli Huang (@Juli_Q_Huang) (Edinburgh), Lamia Karim (Oregon), Lawrence Cohen (UC Berkeley), Lotte Hoek (Edinburgh), Madhuja Mukherjee (Jadavpur, Kolkata), Munis Faruqui (UC Berkeley), Nilanjan Sarkar (LSE), Nusrat Sabina Chowdhury (Amherst), Raka Ray (UC Berkeley), Sabina Rashid (BRAC, Dhaka), Sanchita Saxena (UC Berkeley) and Shameran Abed (@Shameran) (BRAC, Dhaka) .
David Lewis (LSE) will deliver the Keynote Address on ‘Bangladesh: Politics, Economy and Civil Society Revisited’.
To view the complete programme, click here.
This event is in collaboration with The Subir and Malini Chowdhury Center for Bangladesh Studies, UC Berkeley.