Section: Research Student Profiles
The Making of the Merchant Middle-Class: Work and Life in Central Sri Lanka. (working title)
Conference Papers and Presentations
(2010) Utrecht Round Table: 'Sri Lanka in Transition'. Utrecht, Holland.
(2010) 'Roads, Opportunity and Risk: Experiences from Colonial and Post Colonial Sri Lanka'. Presented at the Fourth European South Asia Phd Workshop. Heidelburg University, Germany.
(2011) 'The Vegetable Trade in Dambulla: An Ethnographic Look at Class, Capital, and Social Change in Central Sri Lanka'. University of Peradeniya (UoP), Sri Lanka.
(2013) 'On Sacred Ground: The Political Performance of Religious Responsibility'. British Association for South Asian Studies (BASAS) Annual Conference, Leeds.
(2013) 'Performance and Paralysis: The Local Politics of Contesting Space in Sri Lanka'. Post War Sri Lanka: Politics, Economy, Peace-Building. London School of Economics (LSE).
2008 - Junior Research Associate Bursary (JRA): ‘Development Policy and Moral Discourse – The Case of Forestry in Sri Lanka’ - (with Dr Dinah Rajak)
2009 - ESRC (1+3) Open Competition Award: The morality of movement and change: An ethnographic study of development in Sri Lanka.
2013 - Outstanding Post-Graduate Essay. Awarded at the British Association for South Asian Studies (BASAS) Annual Conference, Leeds.
Professor Jonathan Spencer
Dr Lotte Hoek
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