Northwestern University

Oct
11
Wed 4:00 PM

Dread and Desire: Hindu Masculinities, Muslim Sexualities and Recalcitrant Romances in Modern India​

When: Wednesday, October 11, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

Where: Harris Hall, 108, 1881 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Department of Asian Languages and Cultures   847.491.5288

Group: Department of Asian Languages and Cultures

Co-Sponsor(s):
Global Humanities Initiative (Buffett Institute)
Asian Studies

Category: Academic

Description:

A lecture by Charu Gupta, Associate Professor of History, University of Delhi

Gupta's lecture will focus on the contemporary furor over the idea of "love jihad", considering contexts of sexuality, media, and communalism in modern India.

This lecture is sponsored by the Department of Asian Languages and Cultures, the Department of History, and the Chabraja Center for Historical Studies.

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