Event

Book Discussion on: Makers of Modern Dalit History by Sudarshan Ramabadran and Guru Prakash Paswan
Sudarshan Ramabadran, Guru Prakash Paswan, Kalyani, Arvind Kumar, Rahul Verma
Thursday, 5 August 2021 Add to Calendar 2021-08-05 17:00:00 2021-08-05 18:30:00 Asia/Kolkata Book Discussion on: Makers of Modern Dalit History by Sudarshan Ramabadran and Guru Prakash Paswan The Centre for Policy Research (CPR) invites you to a virtual book discussion on: Makers of Modern Dalit History by Sudarshan Ramabadran and Guru Prakash Paswan Panelists: Sudarshan Ramabadran - Author and Columnist Guru Prakash Paswan -  Author, National Spokesperson, BJP and Assistant Professor, Patna University Kalyani - PhD Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Columnist Arvind Kumar - PhD Candidate, Political Science, Royal Holloway, University of London and Columnist Moderated by:  Rahul Verma - Fellow, CPR This discussion will be in Hindi, Please register here. The session will also be live-streamed on the CPR Facebook page. In case of any issues and for any queries, please email at communication@cprindia.org. About the Discussion 'Makers of Modern Dalit History' features several inspiring accounts of individuals who tirelessly battled divisive forces all their lives. Based on historical and contemporary figures such as B.R. Ambedkar, Babu Jagjivan Ram, Gurram Jashuva, K.R. Narayanan, Soyarabai, and Rani Jhalkaribai, among many others, this book is a significant addition to the Dalit discourse. 'Makers of Modern Dalit History' promises to initiate a much-needed conversation around Dalit identity, history, and politics. This panel discussion with the authors and academics will reflect on 'Makers of Modern Dalit History' and its contribution to the emerging canon of Dalit literature. About Rosa Luxemborg Stiftung (RLS) The event is held in partnership with Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (RLS), a German-based foundation working in South Asia and other parts of the world on the subjects of critical social analysis and civic education. It promotes a sovereign, socialist, secular, and democratic social order, and aims at present members of society and decision-makers with alternative approaches to such an order. Research organisations, groups working for self-emancipation, and social activists are supported in their initiatives to develop models that have the potential to deliver social and economic justice. The work of Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung, South Asia can be accessed at www.rosalux.in Online via Zoom
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Online via Zoom

The Centre for Policy Research (CPR) invites you to a virtual book discussion on: Makers of Modern Dalit History by Sudarshan Ramabadran and Guru Prakash Paswan

Panelists:

  • Sudarshan Ramabadran - Author and Columnist
  • Guru Prakash Paswan -  Author, National Spokesperson, BJP and Assistant Professor, Patna University
  • Kalyani - PhD Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Columnist
  • Arvind Kumar - PhD Candidate, Political Science, Royal Holloway, University of London and Columnist

Moderated by: 

  • Rahul Verma - Fellow, CPR

This discussion will be in Hindi, Please register here. The session will also be live-streamed on the CPR Facebook page.

In case of any issues and for any queries, please email at communication@cprindia.org.

About the Discussion
'Makers of Modern Dalit History' features several inspiring accounts of individuals who tirelessly battled divisive forces all their lives. Based on historical and contemporary figures such as B.R. Ambedkar, Babu Jagjivan Ram, Gurram Jashuva, K.R. Narayanan, Soyarabai, and Rani Jhalkaribai, among many others, this book is a significant addition to the Dalit discourse. 'Makers of Modern Dalit History' promises to initiate a much-needed conversation around Dalit identity, history, and politics.

This panel discussion with the authors and academics will reflect on 'Makers of Modern Dalit History' and its contribution to the emerging canon of Dalit literature.

About Rosa Luxemborg Stiftung (RLS)
The event is held in partnership with Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung (RLS), a German-based foundation working in South Asia and other parts of the world on the subjects of critical social analysis and civic education. It promotes a sovereign, socialist, secular, and democratic social order, and aims at present members of society and decision-makers with alternative approaches to such an order. Research organisations, groups working for self-emancipation, and social activists are supported in their initiatives to develop models that have the potential to deliver social and economic justice. The work of Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung, South Asia can be accessed at www.rosalux.in