What: In the 2nd Sikh and Punjab Studies Research Webinar, a group of invited academics and activists explore the implications of the Farmers’ Protests in India. Specifically the discussion will center around what can be expected several years down the road in regards to activism, community politics, elections, religious/caste/class/gender issues in Punjab, relations with the Indian Government, as well as broader regional and global geopolitics.
Moderators: Dr. Arvind-Pal S. Mandair (U of M) & Dr. Anneeth K. Hundle (UCI)
Speakers: Dr. Himanshu (Jawaharlal Nehru University); Dr. Kumool Abbi (Punjab University Chandigarh), Dr. Navyug Gill (William Paterson University), Dr. Jasdev S. Rai (SHRG)
Location and Date: Zoom, Apr. 24th, 2021.