The Future as Cultural Fact
- The Future as Cultural Fact: Book Launch and Discussion
- Speaker: Arjun Appadurai # New York University
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- Date and Time
- 15th Apr 2013 16:00 - 15th Apr 2013 18:00
- Meadows Lecture Theatre
Appadurai situates India at the heart of his work and through his engagement with development planning, finance and urban poverty, he embraces a ‘politics of hope’ and lays the foundations for a revitalized, urgent, anthropology of the future.
Join Arjun Appadurai and academics from across the School of Social and Political Science for a book launch and discussion.
The event is co-hosted by the Rights, Humanitarianism and International Development Network, Social-Anthropology subject area and by the Centre for South Asian Studies at the School of Social and Political Science