Professor Veena Das to Deliver 2014 Chrystal Macmillan Lecture
Professor Veena Das, of Johns Hopkins University, will be visiting Edinburgh to deliver the 2014 Chrystal Macmillan lecture on Wednesday 18th June.
Professor Das has been published extensively and is an established figure within Indian anthropology. Beyond India, her research also looks into the anthropology of violence, social suffering, and subjectivity. She will be speaking on the topic of:
War and Intimate Violence: Reading the Ethnographic Record in the Light of the Mahabharata
Professor Das will receive an honorary degree from the University of Edinburgh during her visit and will also be taking part in the 2014 Association of Social Anthropologists conference.
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