Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, an interdisciplinary seminar on child and youth development helps students explore international perspectives on children in exceptionally difficult circumstances.
Enseng Ho lecture entitled Burial and Travel: Islam across Indian Ocean Cultures.
William Dalrymple lecture entitled "Return of a King: Shah Shuja and the First Anglo-Afghan War 1839-42"
Robert Travers, Assoc. Professor, Department of History, Cornell University. Lecture entitled "The Connected World of Haji Mustapha: an informer to the British in eighteenth century Bengal"
Partha Chatterjee lecture entitled "Early Modern Absolutism in 18th Century India"
Interviewed in Shantiniketan, West Bengal by Kris Manjapra
Seema Alavi lecture entitled "Mughal Decline and the emergence of new global connections in early modern India"
Interviewed in Kolkata, West Bengal, India by Kris Manjapra
Interviewed in Oxford, United Kingdom by Kris Manjapra
Dr. Tim Harper, Centre for History and Economics, Magdalene College, Cambridge University. Lecture entitled "Singapore 1915 and the Birth of the Asian Underground"