INDIA TOMORROW: Conversations with the Next Generation of Political Leaders
Date: Sunday, 28 February
Time: 3 pm UK / 8.30 pm India
This special book event is a discussion between the authors/interviewers Pradeep K Chhibber (Professor & Indo-American Community Chair in India Studies, UC Berkeley) and Harsh J Shah (@harshword; Harvard Business School), and a younger generation of Indian political activists, students and party-workers on competing visions of India's political future.
Discussants: Pushparaj Deshpande (@PushparajVD) is Founder of Samruddha Bharat Foundation, India; Kawalpreet Kaur (@kawalpreetdu) is National Vice-President, All India Students Federation; Ali Khan Mahmudabad (@Mahmudabad) is Assistant Professor of Political Science at Ashoka University, Sonepat, and a member of the Samajwadi Party; Vignesh Karthik Rajahmani (@krvtweets) is currently a PhD Scholar at King's India Institute, King's College London, and is researching on the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) in Tamil Nadu, India; Astik Sinha (@astiksinha) is Head of Policy, and Additional Private Secretary to the Minister of State for Finance & Corporate Affairs, Government of India.
Moderator: Nilanjan Sarkar is Deputy Director, LSE South Asia Centre.
Registration for this event will begin in w/c 8 February.