Some shots from the recent two workshops: "Do we know India?" and "East meets West: A musical exploration for beginners".
East meets West: A musical exploration for beginners Music is a universal language, but there are many ‘dialects’. There is classic and there is pop, fusion, folk, jazz…etc. Both India and Europe have a very strong musical tradition, but how different they are! And we know so little about each other’s tradition. In this ‘illustrated talk’ … Continue reading East meets West: A musical exploration for beginners (Workshop announcement)
This is a workshop for pre-university students aimed at raising some simple questions to students at the pre-university level: What do you know about India? How do you know what you know? Taking off from these questions the workshop will draw attention to the way social sciences in and about India have been shaped by ideas … Continue reading Do we know India? (Workshop announcement)
CIRHS and the PG Dept. of Social Work jointly conducted a two-day workshop called "Research Project Proposal Writing Workshop", on 23rd and 24th September, 2016. The workshop was attended by about 23 faculty members from SDM college and 5 faculty members from other colleges. The aim of the workshop was to encourage and help teachers who wish … Continue reading Research Project Proposal Writing Workshop (report and photos)
Organized by CIRHS and the PG Department of Social Work, SDM PG College Venue: SDM PG College, Ujire - 574240. Date: 23-24 September 2016 This is a two-day workshop which intends to motivate and teach the eligible and young faculty to apply for research projects. Workshop applicants will be introduced to various aspects of a good … Continue reading Research Project Proposal Writing Workshop
Dr. Sufiya Pathan of CIRHS was invited to conduct a session (along with Prof. Dr. Jakob De Roover) on ‘Cultural Diversity and the Idea of Human Rights’ within a two-week long 'Critical Interdisciplinary Course on Children’s Rights' organized by Children’s Rights Knowledge Centre, University College Ghent and Antwerp University at a summer school on children’s rights at Ghent, Belgium … Continue reading Summer School in Belgium
The CIRHS was setup in September 2015, and this site was published a year later in September 2016. Following are some of the activities that CIRHS organized during this period. 17-18 October 2015: “Past (Itihasa-Purana) and History” This workshop focused on the difference between itihasa-puranas and western modes of writing history. When one inherits the … Continue reading CIRHS activities between Sep 2015-Sep 2016