The Persistent Legacy Symposium

Date & Time: Sep 14th - All Day
Location: Lincoln Room, Kellogg Center & 3rd Floor International Center

September 14, 2017 (Lincoln Room, Kellogg Center, 6:30 pm)


Featuring Keynote Speakers:

Rajmohan Gandhi, Ramachandra Guha, and Vazira Zamindar

September 15, 2017 (3rd Floor, International Center)

Session 1

The Lessons of Partition for India, South Asia, and the World - 8:30-10:00 am

Session 2

Balancing Environment and Development in Independent India” 10:30-12:00

Up in the Air: Clean Air Campaigns in Beijing and Delhi"
Xuefei Ren (MSU Sociology)

Grey over Green Gives you Red: Tales from Concrete Jungles

Ronak Sripal (MSU Fisheries & Wildlife)

Importing International Norms through Domestic Institutions: the Precautionary Principle in India”

Mark Axelrod (MSU James Madison College; Fisheries & Wildlife)

Session 3

The Post-Partition Landscape in Literature, Arts and Culture, 1:00-2:30 pm

Session 4

Innovations in Agricultural R&D towards Sustainable Growth in South Asia, 3:00-4:30 pm