Canceled: South Asia’s Changing Connectivity
Convenors: Christian Wagner, Meena Singh Roy
The political and economic concept of South Asia, which is represented by SAARC is challenged both by external and internal developments. The Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) has increased China’s presence in the region, and India has revitalized regional organisations like BIMSTEC instead of SAARC.
Canceled: Listening to Images, Dancing to Architecture: Interdisciplinary Arts in the 18th and 19th Centuries
Convenors: Richard David Williams, Giles Tillotson
How can interdisciplinary approaches shed new light on early-modern and colonial-era South Asian arts? This panel considers how to engage holistically with visual, sonic, spatial, and embodied arts.