Fellows 2019/2020

ICAS:MP Fellows in the Academic Year 2019/2020

TM 1:

Prof. Dr. Jean-Philippe Dedieu (Senior Fellow): ‘Afro-Asian’: The Indian Uses of an Intellectual and Political Category in Times of African Decolonization, 1947-1962

TM 2:

Dr. Arnaud Kaba (Post-doctoral Fellow): Of Glass, Skills and Life: Representations of Work and Popular Urban Cultures Among Firozabad’s Glass Workers

Dr. Ravi Shankar Jayaram (Post-doctoral Fellow): Municipal Hindu Nationalism: Altered Power Relations and Hindu Nationalist Political Symbolic Forms in Agra’s Urban Political Processes

TM 3:

Dr. Sushmita Pati (Post-doctoral Fellow): Between ‘Ownership’ and ‘Belongingness’: Uneven Terrains of Capital and Community Relationships in Urban Delhi

Prof. Dr. Nandini Sundar (Senior Fellow): Exploring the Political: 1940s and 1970s

TM 4:

Dr. Sunkari Satyam (Post-doctoral Fellow): Women’s Entry into the Ayyappa Temple in Sabarimala: Normative Orders, Conflicts and Social Transformation

Prof. Dr. Sunil Ray (Senior Fellow): Cohesive Development as an Alternative Development Paradigm

TM 5:

Dr. Anindita Chatterjee (Post-doctoral Fellow): Uneasy Coexistence: Religion and Patterns of Exclusion of Female Migrant Domestic Workers in Homes and Public Spaces

Prof. Dr. Shirin M. Rai (Senior Fellow): Depletion: The Human Cost of Caring

TM 6:

Dr. Sujoy Dutta (Post-doctoral Fellow): Does Better Information Lead to Lower Corruption? Evidence from Uttar Pradesh, India 

Prof. Dr. Amrita Dhillon (Senior Fellow): Inclusive growth: Empowering Women in India’s Growth Trajectory

ICAS:MP fellows and members during the ICAS week in September in the project office (picture: PhotoWala-Preserving Your Precious Moments). From left to right: Prabhu Mohapatra, Sunil Ray, Chitra Joshi, Ravi Shankar Jayaram, Debjani Mazumder, Shail Mayaram, Beatrice Renzi, Laila Abu-Er-Rub, Antje Linkenbach, Sushmita Pati, Martin Fuchs, Sunkari Satyam, Arnaud Kaba, Sujoy Dutta, Vidhu Verma, Jörg Gengnagel and Anindita Chatterjee)
Book Launch: Sunkari Satyam’s (TM4 Fellow) ‘Tribals and Democratic Politics’ with Ashok Pankaj (Director CSD), Shail Mayaram (Director ICAS:MP) and Martin Fuchs (Director ICAS:MP) (picture: PhotoWala-Preserving Your Precious Moments).