Please note that seating is limited. First come, first seated. We do expect both events to fill to capacity.
Inaugural Ambedkar Lectures
B.R. Ambedkar is arguably one of Columbia University’s most illustrious alumni, whose ideas and activism has shaped the world’s largest democracy, India. The Ambedkar Lectures explore his continued relevance for discussions of social justice, affirmative action, and democratic thinking in a global frame.
The Ambedkar Lectures are hosted by ICLS and supported by: Office of the EVP (Columbia); Dean of Humanities (Columbia); Office of the Provost (Barnard); CCCT; ICLS; IRAAS; MESAAS; SAI; and Society of Fellows and Heyman Center in the Humanities.
Friday, October 19, 2018
Venue: Davis Auditorium [MAP CAN BE FOUND HERE]
Sudipto Mondal (Investigative journalist, Hindustan Times)
Gaiutra Bahadur (Author of Coolie Women)
Closing remarks by Ira Katznelson
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