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The South Asia Centre hosts a wide variety of events to encourage engagement between South Asia and the LSE.

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British Politics and the South Asia Diaspora

Venue: Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE

Date/Time: Tuesday, 30 April, 6.30pm

Speaker: Rajesh Agrawal (@RajeshAgrawal) is the Deputy Mayor of London for Business.

Chair: Mukulika Banerjee (@MukulikaB) is Director of the South Asia Centre, and Associate Professor in Anthropology at LSE.

This event is in collaboration with LSE SU South Asia Society

This event is free and open to all but Registration is essential.


 

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Majoritarian State: How Hindu Nationalism is Changing India

Venue: Thai Theatre, New Academic Building, LSE

Date/Time: Friday, 10 May, 6.30pm

Speaker: Christophe Jaffrelot (@jaffrelotc) is Research Director, CNRS & Sciences Po, Paris. 

Chair: Mukulika Banerjee (@MukulikaB) is Director of the South Asia Centre, and Associate Professor in Anthropology at LSE.

This event is free and open to all but Registration is essential.


 

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SAVE THE DATE: India Elections 2019 Live @ LSE

Date/Time: Thursday, 23 May, 8.00am - 6.00pm 

Come to LSE on Thursday, May 23rd for analysis and commentary in real time as the results of the world's largest elections are declared. Hear from leading academics, journalists, political analysts and policy-makers about what's at stake in India's 17th Lok Sabha elections, what the early trends from the election show and what the final results could mean for the future of India and its place in the world.

This event is free and open to all but Registration is essential.


 

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Amitav Ghosh in conversation with Mukulika Banerjee 

Venue: Shaw Library, Main Building, LSE

Date/Time: Tuesday, 28 May, 6.30pm

Speaker: Amitav Ghosh (@GhoshAmitav) is a writer and the winner of the 54th Jnanpith award.

Chair: Mukulika Banerjee (@MukulikaB) is Director of the South Asia Centre, and Associate Professor in Anthropology at LSE.

This event is free and open to all but Registration is essential.


 

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Friends, Enemies or just Neighbours?
The Afghanistan, Pakistan and India Triangle

Venue: Vera Anstey Room, Main Building, LSE

Date/Time: Wednesday, 5 June, 6.30pm

Participants: Sarah Ashraf (@SarahAshraf01) is Manager, Policy & Research, Institute for Strategic Dialogue, Elizabeth Leake (@elisabeth_leake) is Lecturer in International History at University of Leeds and Avinash Paliwal is Lecturer in Diplomacy and Public Policy, SOAS University of London, and Deputy Director, SOAS South Asia Institute.

Chair: Mukulika Banerjee (@MukulikaB) is Director of the South Asia Centre, and Associate Professor in Anthropology at LSE.

This event is free and open to all but Registration is essential.