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"
Partha Chatterjee lecture entitled "Early Modern Absolutism in 18th Century India"
Seema Alavi lecture entitled "Mughal Decline and the emergence of new global connections in early modern India"
Jonathan Spencer lecture entitled "Peeling the Onion of Conflict: Muslims (and Catholics and Buddhists and Others) in the Sri Lankan Civil War"
Dr. Tim Harper, Centre for History and Economics, Magdalene College, Cambridge University. Lecture entitled "Singapore 1915 and the Birth of the Asian Underground"