Join the Mohsin and Fauzia Jaffer Center for Muslim World Studies at Florida International University (FIU) on Friday, May 15th at 12:30PM (EST-USA) for a Live Zoom webinar on South Asia in the time of COVID-19. The effect of the COVID-19 pandemic in South Asia, as in the rest of the world, has exacerbated wealth inequalities and communal tensions. This webinar will discuss the regional, communal, and indigenous perspectives on the impact of the pandemic on South Asian societies and possible future trajectories for the post-COVID-19 order.
Responsible person(s): Dilip Simeon
Synopsis: The blog contains news and commentary from South Asia; scanned archival materials (of the CPI from the 1940's); and links to academic papers. There are several book reviews of historical and literary interest. There are labels for history, philosophy and critical theory; and a number of my own opinion pieces and research articles
Content type: Various
Intended audience: Students, research scholars
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