Alex McKay – The View from the Palace: The Sikkim Royal Archives

Event Date: 26 April 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Alex McKay (Sikkim Palace Archive Digitisation Project) – The View from the Palace: The Sikkim Royal Archives 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:

Festschrift for Professor Peter Robb (SOAS)

Event Date: 10 April 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Festschrift for Professor Peter Robb (SOAS) In this celebratory book launch of Memory, Identity and the Colonial Encounter in India: Essays in Honour of Peter Robb, the volume’s editors will join in conversation with Professor Peter Robb and other distinguished …

Alban von Stockhausen – Images and (Post)colonial Encounters: A History of the Visual Representation of the Nagas of Northeast India

Event Date: 23 January 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Alban von Stockhausen (Bern) – Images and (Post)colonial Encounters: A History of the Visual Representation of the Nagas of Northeast India 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″] …

Mark Condos – Anarchists, Revolutionaries, and Franco-British Imperial Policing in French Chandernagore, 1905-1930

Event Date: 18 January 2018 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Dr Mark Condos (QMUL) – Anarchists, Revolutionaries, and Franco-British Imperial Policing in French Chandernagore, 1905-1930 Talk: —————— Questions: accompanying images: ” ngg_triggers_display=”always” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] share this entry:

Introducing the New Edition of Ralph Russell’s Anthology of Urdu Literature A Thousand Yearnings

Event Date: 24 October 2017 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Introducing the New Edition of Ralph Russell’s Anthology of Urdu Literature A Thousand Yearnings With: Professor Francis Robinson (Royal Holloway), Marion Molteno and Dr. Rakhshanda Jalil For many people, Urdu is indelibly associated with a bygone era: the cultural renaissance …

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 …