Simon Layton – Piracy and Politics in the Indian Ocean World

Event Date: 16 May 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Simon Layton (QMUL) – Piracy and Politics in the Indian Ocean World Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): —————————- Talk: —————————- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Tara Purnima – Tales of the Tribes: Connecting to Cultures through Animation

Event Date: 27 April 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Tara Purnima (Adivasi Arts Trust) – Tales of the Tribes: Connecting to Cultures through Animation Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): ————————————– Talk: ————————————– Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Martin Bayly – Taming the Imperial Imagination: The Genesis of Colonial Knowledge on Afghanistan, 1808-1878

Event Date: 18 April 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Martin Bayly (LSE) – Taming the Imperial Imagination: The Genesis of Colonial Knowledge on Afghanistan, 1808-1878 Taming the Imperial Imagination marks a novel intervention into the debate on empire and international relations, and offers a new perspective on nineteenth-century …

Roy Fischel – Sultans of Many Idioms: Kingship, Ideology, and Locality in Bijapur and Golkonda, ca. 1600

Event Date: 9 March 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Roy Fischel (SOAS) –  Sultans of Many Idioms: Kingship, Ideology, and Locality in Bijapur and Golkonda, ca. 1600 Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): ——————————- Talk: ——————————- Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Arthur Dudney – The Literature of Decline Under the Late Mughals

Event Date: 14 February 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Arthur Dudney (Leverhulme Early Career Fellow, University of Cambridge) – The Literature of Decline Under the Late Mughals Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (RAS): ——————————- Talk: ——————————- Questions: share this entry:

Francis Robinson/Marion Molteno – The Famous Ghalib: The Sound of My Moving Pen

Event Date: 18 October 2016 
 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: The Famous Ghalib: The Sound of My Moving Pen The Famous Ghalib: The Sound of My Moving Pen introduces this great 19th century Urdu poet to anyone who wants to find out why his poetry has inspired generations of …

Sarah Ansari – India at War: the Bombay Presidency’s ‘Home Front’, 1914-1918

Event Date: 9 June 2016 
 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Professor Sarah Ansari (Royal Holloway) – India at War: the Bombay Presidency’s ‘Home Front’, 1914-1918 Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (President, RAS): Talk: Questions: accompanying images: share this entry:

Cam Sharp Jones – Indian Tribal Ethnography in the 19th century

Event Date: 17 May 2016 
 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Cam Sharp Jones (Manchester) – Indian Tribal Ethnography in the 19th century Introduction by Dr Alison Otha (Director, RAS): Talk: Questions: share this entry:

Jenny Balfour-Paul – Journeys in the Footsteps of Thomas Machell, forgotten explorer

Event Date: 14 April 2016 
 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Jenny Balfour-Paul (University of Exeter) – Journeys in the Footsteps of Thomas Machell, forgotten explorer Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (President, RAS): Talk: Questions: accompanying images: share this entry: