On April 20th, 2022, members of IBA Karachi and CEIAS met at EHESS to prepare for the first Social Sciences Winter School scheduled in November 2022 in Karachi.
Department of Architecture and Planning, NED University of Engineering and Technology:
“From Morocco to Pakistan: An Outline of an Intellectual Journey from History to Anthropology”
By Prof. Michel Boivin, Co-director of Centre for South Asian Studies (CNRS-EHESS, Paris)
“Ritual Spaces and Pilgrim Circulation in Sufi contexts”
By Prof. Rémy Delage, Co-director of Centre for South Asian Studies (CNRS-EHESS, Paris)
Date: Friday 25th March 2022
Time: 10:00 to 11:30 am
Venue: Seminar Hall, First floor, B4 Building, City Campus
Mandatory fo the 4th year to attend. Open for all.
Rita Kothari as guest speaker speaks in the series of ‘A Tapestry of Languages and Cultures in the Indus Valley’ organised by School of Economics and Social Sciences (SESS) IBA, Karachi, with Dr. Abdul Haque Chang as moderator.
Watch it here!
Lecture by Zahir Bhalloo
Studies that look at transregional connections between the Middle East and South Asia have so far focused mainly on links between Yemen and South Asia (Akkerman: 2022, forthcoming). Oman, which occupies a strategic place on the southeastern coast of the Arabian Peninsula, has not received significant scholarly attention. This is despite the fact that Oman’s port cities have in the past and