28 February: The Making of the Indian Buddha: A Social History in Bare Bones

Time
17.00 - 18.00 hrs

Venue
Johan Huizinga building
Conference room
Leiden

Drinks & snacks afterwards. Everyone is welcome!


The Making of the Indian Buddha: A Social History in Bare Bones

This talk examines the making of nationalist claims on the body of the Buddha at the turn of the twentieth century, amidst contending civilizational and scientific claims, and forms a part of her larger work on archaeological imagination, war and history on the Indo-Afghan borderlands.

Modern South Asia Seminar

The lecture series of the Modern South Asia Seminar is co-funded within the AMT Research Funding scheme, IIAS and LIAS.

Asian Modernities and Traditions (AMT)

The research profile Asian Modernities and Traditions (AMT) aims to raise the strength and visibility of research, teaching and dissemination on Asian studies at Leiden University.

AMT on India

Leiden Researchers on India

Leiden Research Projects on India

 
Last Modified: 13-02-2013