October 18, 2019


James Room, Barnard Hall

6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Event Organizer

Anupama Rao

Event Sponsor

Event Co-Sponsor(s)

Office of the Executive Vice President, Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Office of the Provost, Barnard College

Dean of Humanities, Columbia University

Dean of Social Science, Columbia University

Remaking Publics: Gender, Affect, Insurgence, Presence… is the second part of the Annual BR Ambedkar Lectures.

The evening will feature talks by:

  • Thenmozhi Soundarajan, Equality Labs
  • Asha Kowtal, All India Dalit Mahila Adhikar Manch (AIDMAM)
  • Mabel Wilson, Columbia University, Graduate School of Architecture Planning and Preservation
  • Kajri Jain, University of Toronto, Department of Visual Studies

 Farah Jasmine Griffin, Chair of the African American and African Diaspora Studies Department and Professor of English and Comparative Literature will serve as the respondent.

This event is free and open to the public.


 The Heyman Center for the Humanities, Room B-101
74 Morningside Drive
New York, NY, 10027
  (212) 854-4541
  (212) 854-3099