South Asian Studies Program Spring Seminar Series


March 31, 2014 - 4:00pm


University Capitol Centre, International Commons (Room 1117)

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Meena Khandelwal

'Gurus and Overlapping Sovereignties' is topic of March 31 SASP seminar

Aya Ikegame, an anthropologist from the University of Edinburgh, will present a SASP seminar on Monday, March 31, at 4:00 p.m. in 1117 University Capitol Centre, titled "Gurus and Overlapping Sovereignties: Informal Justice and Local Development in Rural Karnataka." The event is free and open to the public. Chai and snacks will be served.

Ikegame is a social anthropologist working on kingship and guruship in the state of Karnataka, southern India. In advance of Dr. Ikegame's, seminar you might be interested to read the following review of her recent book, Princely India Reimagined:

This event is sponsored by SASP and International Programs. To see the full list of SASP events for spring 2014, visit