Name: Dr Faisal Devji

Events this person is speaking at:

Friday 19 May 2017 (4th Week, Trinity Term)

SACRIFICE REVISITED
Date: 19 May 2017, 13:00 - 19:00 (Friday, 4th week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker s: Dr Faisal Devji, Dr Jonathan Leader Maynard (Oxford)
Organisers: TBA
Hosts: TBA

SACRIFICE REVISITED
Date: 19 May 2017, 13:00 - 19:00 (Friday, 4th week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker : Dr Faisal Devji
Venue: History Faculty, George Street OX1 2RL
Venue Details: History Faculty
Organiser: Audrey Borowski (University of Oxford)
Host: Audrey Borowski (Queen's)

Events this person is hosting:

Tuesday 19 February 2019 (6th Week, Hilary Term)

The Young and the Restless: Youth and Politics in India
Date: 19 February 2019, 18:00 - 19:30 (Tuesday, 6th week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Gurmehar Kaur
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Nissan Lecture Theatre
Organisers: TBA
Host: Dr Faisal Devji

Events this person is organising:

Tuesday 3 November 2015 (4th Week, Michaelmas Term)

The Raj at War
Date: 3 November 2015, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 4th week, Michaelmas 2015)
Speaker : Yasmin Khan (Oxford)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Ding Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 10 November 2015 (5th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Politics and the Promise of Bhagat Singh
Date: 10 November 2015, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2015)
Speaker : Chris Moffat (Queen Mary)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: The Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 17 November 2015 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Longing for the state: The dialectics of the Local and Transnational in Pakistan's Sunni-Shi'i Sectarianism
Date: 17 November 2015, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2015)
Speaker : Simon Fuchs (Cambridge)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: The Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 18 November 2015 (6th Week, Michaelmas Term)

A Discussion of 'The Calling of History: Sir Jadunath Sarkar and His Empire of Truth'
Date: 18 November 2015, 17:30 - 18:30 (Wednesday, 6th week, Michaelmas 2015)
Speaker s: Dipesh Chakrabarty (The University of Chicago), Rosalind O'Hanlon (Oxford), Shruti Kapila (Cambridge), Sanjay Seth (Goldsmiths)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: The Pavilion Room, Fourth Floor, Gateway Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 24 November 2015 (7th Week, Michaelmas Term)

A National History for Pakistan: Ishtiaq Hussain Qureshi (1903-1981) and the Genealogy of the 'Master Narrative'
Date: 24 November 2015, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 7th week, Michaelmas 2015)
Speaker : Ali Usman Qasmi (LUMS)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: The Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 1 December 2015 (8th Week, Michaelmas Term)

Paradoxes of the Shia Minority in Pakistan
Date: 1 December 2015, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 8th week, Michaelmas 2015)
Speaker : Andreas Rieck (Berlin)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: The Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 3 May 2016 (2nd Week, Trinity Term)

The Fires of Hell: Communalism and Satire in the Hindi Short Stories of Pandey Bechan Sharma "Ugra"
Date: 3 May 2016, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 2nd week, Trinity 2016)
Speaker : David Lunn (SOAS)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 10 May 2016 (3rd Week, Trinity Term)

Distinction or Distraction? The Politics of Connoisseurship in eighteenth-century Rajput Courts
Date: 10 May 2016, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 3rd week, Trinity 2016)
Speaker : Richard Williams (Oriental Studies; Trinity College, Oxford)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 17 May 2016 (4th Week, Trinity Term)

Gandhian Entrepreneurship - Kamalnayan Bajaj, Architect of the Bajaj Group
Date: 17 May 2016, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 4th week, Trinity 2016)
Speaker : Gita Piramal (Said Business School, Oxford)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 24 May 2016 (5th Week, Trinity Term)

Rediscovering the Primitive: Adivasi Histories in and after Subaltern Studies
Date: 24 May 2016, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 5th week, Trinity 2016)
Speaker : Uday Chandra (Georgetown, Qatar)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 31 May 2016 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

Can Britain be liable for reparations for the 1943-44 Bengal Famine?
Date: 31 May 2016, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 6th week, Trinity 2016)
Speaker : Sarmila Bose (DPIR, Oxford)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room, Hilda Besse Building
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 1 June 2016 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

Women and Conflict in India
Date: 1 June 2016, 16:00 - 17:30 (Wednesday, 6th week, Trinity 2016)
Speaker : Sanghamitra Choudhury (St Antony's College; Sikkim)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Dahrendorf room,
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 25 April 2017 (1st Week, Trinity Term)

An Eminent Victorian: Gandhi and the Crisis of Liberal Democracy in the 19th Century
Date: 25 April 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 1st week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 2 May 2017 (2nd Week, Trinity Term)

The Case of the bobbed-hair Woman: Passion and Revolution in Asia, 1924-25
Date: 2 May 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 2nd week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Wednesday 3 May 2017 (2nd Week, Trinity Term)

Nihilism in the 21st Century: A Conversation with Pankaj Mishra, Shruti Kapila and David Priestland
Date: 3 May 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Wednesday, 2nd week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Nissan Lecture Theatre
Organisers: David Priestland (St Edmund Hall), Professor Marilyn Booth (Al Saud Professor, Magdalen College), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 9 May 2017 (3rd Week, Trinity Term)

The Spectral Wound: Sexual Violence, Public Memories and the Bangladesh War of 1971
Date: 9 May 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 3rd week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 16 May 2017 (4th Week, Trinity Term)

India Conquered and Unconquered: The Chaos of Empire and the End of British power in India
Date: 16 May 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 4th week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 23 May 2017 (5th Week, Trinity Term)

Scribes, Paper and the Formation of the Colonial State in North India, 1780-1840
Date: 23 May 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 5th week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 30 May 2017 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

Jamal al-din al-Afghani and Syed Ahmad Khan: Reform, Rivalry, and Heresy in late 19th century India
Date: 30 May 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 6th week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Fanon Transformed? The New Writings
Date: 30 May 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 6th week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Pavilion Room
Organisers: David Priestland (St Edmund Hall), Professor Marilyn Booth (Al Saud Professor, Magdalen College), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Friday 2 June 2017 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

Populism as a Global Form: A Roundtable Conversation
Date: 2 June 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 6th week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker s: Saeed Naqvi (Foreign Correspondent and Author), Akeel Bilgrami (Columbia ), Shruti Kapila (Cambridge)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Torch Seminar Room, Radcliffe Humanities Building
Organisers: David Priestland (St Edmund Hall), Professor Marilyn Booth (Al Saud Professor, Magdalen College), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Monday 5 June 2017 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

The Dismissal of a Teacher and Academic Freedom: An Annal of early Calcutta and its Echoes
Date: 5 June 2017, 17:00 - 18:30 (Monday, 7th week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Pavilion Room
Organisers: Nandini Gooptu (St Antony's College), Timothy Garton Ash (St Antony's College), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 6 June 2017 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

The Untouchable Citizen
Date: 6 June 2017, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 7th week, Trinity 2017)
Speaker
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Thursday 31 May 2018 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

Crime, Sovereignty, and the State: On the Metaphysics of Global Disorder
Date: 31 May 2018, 17:00 - 18:45 (Thursday, 6th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker s: Jean Comaroff (Harvard), John Comaroff (Harvard)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Investcorp Lecture Theatre
Organisers: David Priestland (St Edmund Hall), Professor Marilyn Booth (Al Saud Professor, Magdalen College), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Friday 8 June 2018 (7th Week, Trinity Term)

Liberty, Equality, and Alienation
Date: 8 June 2018, 17:00 - 18:30 (Friday, 7th week, Trinity 2018)
Speaker : Akeel Bilgrami (Columbia )
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Pavilion Room
Organisers: David Priestland (St Edmund Hall), Professor Marilyn Booth (Al Saud Professor, Magdalen College), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Monday 5 November 2018 (5th Week, Michaelmas Term)

“In Search of the Sociology of Islam: The Revue du monde musulman”
Date: 5 November 2018, 14:00 - 16:00 (Monday, 5th week, Michaelmas 2018)
Speaker : Edmund Burke III (UC Santa Cruz)
Venue Details: Maison Française d'Oxford, 2-10 Norham Road OX26SE
Organisers: David Priestland (University of Oxford), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 22 January 2019 (2nd Week, Hilary Term)

The Cast(e) of the Colonial Police: Constables and Chaukidars in Colonial Bengal
Date: 22 January 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 2nd week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Partha Shil (Trinity College, Cambridge)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organisers: Kate Sullivan de Estrada (St Antony's College), Rosalind O'Hanlon (Oxford), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 29 January 2019 (3rd Week, Hilary Term)

The Economics of Religion in India
Date: 29 January 2019, 14:00 - 15:00 (Tuesday, 3rd week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Sriya Iyer (University of Cambridge)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organisers: Kate Sullivan de Estrada (St Antony's College), Rosalind O'Hanlon (Oxford), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 5 February 2019 (4th Week, Hilary Term)

Unfixed land and the making of Contemporary India
Date: 5 February 2019, 14:00 - 15:30 (Tuesday, 4th week, Hilary 2019)
Speaker : Nikita Sud (University of Oxford)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Fellows' Dining Room
Organisers: Rosalind O'Hanlon (Oxford), Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 30 April 2019 (1st Week, Trinity Term)

Book Launch: In Their Own Words -Understanding Lashkar-e-Tayyaba
Date: 30 April 2019, 17:00 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 1st week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker : C. Christine Fair (Georgetown University)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Syndicate Room, Old Main Builidng
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Tuesday 4 June 2019 (6th Week, Trinity Term)

Rethinking Pakistan Book Launch
Date: 4 June 2019, 17:00 - 18:30 (Tuesday, 6th week, Trinity 2019)
Speaker Various Speakers
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Syndicate Room, Old Main Builidng
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Friday 28 January 2022 (2nd Week, Hilary Term)

Tajikistan: Politics After Civil War
Date: 28 January 2022, 15:00 - 16:30 (Friday, 2nd week, Hilary 2022)
Speaker s: Suzanne Levi-Sanchez (Non-Resident Fellow, School of International Service, American University, Retired (Tenured) Associate Professor, US Naval War College), Edward Lemon (Research Assistant Professor, Bush School of Government and Public Service, Texas A&M University), Muhiddin Kabiri (chairman of NAT (National Alliance of Tajikistan) and chairman of the IRPT (Islamic Renaissance Party of Tajikistan)), Alim Sherzamonov (Politician in Tajikistan)
Venue Details: Online - Zoom
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Monday 28 February 2022 (7th Week, Hilary Term)

Media, Communications, and Public Opinion in Tajikistan
Date: 28 February 2022, 14:00 - 15:45 (Monday, 7th week, Hilary 2022)
Speaker s: Malik Kadirov ((Secretary General, Media-Alliance of Tajikistan)), Irna Hofman (Oxford), Salimjon Aioubov ((Director of RFE/RL's Tajik Service))
Venue Details: Online - Zoom
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA

Friday 20 May 2022 (4th Week, Trinity Term)

Bapsybanoo Marchioness of Winchester Lecture: A Reflection on Idi Amin and the 1972 ‘Asian Expulsion
Date: 20 May 2022, 16:30 - 18:00 (Friday, 4th week, Trinity 2022)
Speaker : Mahmood Mamdani (Columbia University)
Venue: St Antony's College, 62 Woodstock Road OX2 6JF
Venue Details: Investcorp Theatre
Organiser: Dr Faisal Devji
Hosts: TBA