Thursday, April 22nd, 2021 – Friday, April 23rd, 2021 Centre for South Asian Studies Graduate Symposium

Thursday, April 22, 202110:00AM - 4:20PMOnline Event, Online Event
Friday, April 23, 202110:00AM - 3:30PMOnline Event, Online Event


The first ever graduate symposium in contemporary South Asian Studies at the University of Toronto was conceived of as a platform for students engaging in critical research connected to South Asia. As the pandemic disrupts our societies, it serves as a stark reminder of the importance of social relations and the need to transform the “normal.” Presenters in the conference draw our attention to a range of lenses to observe and imagine possibilities within history, religion, politics and technology. We invite students, faculty, professionals, and practitioners of South Asian Studies from across geographies to engage with and learn about emerging research in the field. We are immensely proud of the team at South Asian Studies that brought this event together and we wish all of our brilliant participants good luck with their presentations and academic journeys.

Asmita Bhutani, PhD student, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education and Centre for South Asian Studies
Sarah Alam, PhD student, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education and Centre for South Asian Studies
(Co-Chairs of the CSAS Graduate Symposium 2021)

***Follow the link below to view the Symposium Program***

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Main Sponsor

Asian Institute


Centre for South Asian Studies

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