Webinar – January 30th, 2021

The University of Michigan is launching a regular series of Research Webinars in Sikh and Punjab Studies. Each webinar will be centered around 3 scholarly presentations/lectures followed by a Q&A. The first webinar will take place on Saturday, January 30th, 2021 starting at 10:30 a.m. EST sharp.

Scheduled Speakers for January 30th, 2021 Webinar Presentation

Session 1: 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. EST
Speaker: Professor Ian Talbot (University of Southampton, UK)
Paper Title: “Region, Religion and Locality: Rethinking the Punjab Unionist Party 1923-1947”.


Session 2: 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 a.m. EST
Speaker: Professor Ilyas Ahmad Chattha  (Lahore University of Management Sciences)
Paper Title: “Border Cities: Partition and Contraband trades between Lahore and Amritsar”


Session 3: 1:15 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. EST
Speaker: Professor Gurharpal Singh (Emeritus – University of London, SOAS)
Paper Title: ‘The Making of the Indian Constitution and the Sikhs: A preliminary analysis’


We are eager to have you join us!