button2:00pm - Opening Remarks

Steven Wilkinson, Nilekani Professor of India and South Asian Studies, Professor of Political Science and International Affairs

2:15pm -Perspectives on Inequality

Alpa Shah, London School of Economics
Kalpana Kannabiran, Council for Social Development

Moderator: Sara Shneiderman, Yale University

4:00pm -Hunger, Scarcity and Vulnerability

Ashwini Deshpande, Delhi School of Economics
Sanjay Ruparelia,
New School for Social Research
Discussant: Janam Mukherjee, Program in Agrarian Studies, Yale University

Moderator: Steven Wilkinson, Yale University


9:30am -Development: Aspirations and Opportunities

Satendra Kumar, Delhi School of Economics
Laura Jenkins, University of Cincinnati
Sarah Hodges, Warwick University
Discussant: Jennifer Bussell, University of Texas at Austin

Moderator: Shailaja Paik, Yale University

1:30pm -Changing Expressions: Media, Public Culture, and Identity

Stefan Fiol, University of Cincinnati
Carol Babiracki, Syracuse University
Pamela Philipose, Independent Researcher
Discussant: Ritty Lukose, New York University

Moderator: Ashok Acharya, Yale University

4:00pm -Mobile Worlds: Limits and Possibilities of Interconnections

Shilpa Phadke, Tata Institute of Social Sciences
Priya Deshingkar, University of Sussex
Ben Rogaly, University of Sussex
Discussant: Svati Shah, University of Massachusetts at Amherst

Moderator: Inderpal Grewal, Yale University

poster7:30pm - Ustad Shujaat Husain Khan, World-renowned Sitar Maestro.
Accompanied by: Samir Chatterjee on Tabla

Luce Hall Auditorium, 34 Hillhouse Avenue




10:00am -

Moderator: K. Sivaramakrishnan, Yale University

Comments by: Tanika Sarkar, Dhawan Visiting Professor of South Asian History, Yale University

Discussants at Large:
Ashok Acharya, Y
ale University
Janam Mukherjee, Yale University
Shailaja Paik, Yale University




Henry R. Luce Hall
34 Hillhouse Avenue
New Haven, CT 06520

Sessions: Room 203
Concert: Luce Hall Auditorium

Supported by the South Asian Studies Council at the Whitney and Betty MacMillan Center for International and Area Studies at Yale, the Edward J. and Dorothy Clarke Kempf Memorial Fund and the Nopany Fund of South Asian Studies.