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DECOLONIZATION PERSPECTIVES

 

a symposium on

hybrid understandings and experiences

of interdisciplinary practitioners

 

symposium participants

 

THE PROBLEM

Posed by Vidhu Gandhi, Associate Academic Dean,

Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bengaluru

 

RECONTEXTUALIZING JALLIANWALA BAGH

Sarmistha Dutta Gupta, writer-researcher-curator-pedagogue, Kolkata; Sanchayan Ghosh, Visual Artist pedagogue, Associate Professor, Department of Painting, Kala Bhavana, Visva Bharati, Santiniketan and Vidhu Gandhi,

Associate Academic Dean, Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design and Technology

 

THE RIGHT THAT ALMOST WAS

Srijan Sandip Mandal, Center for Public History, Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bengaluru

 

DECOLONIZATION BEGINS AT HOME

Amorette Lyngwa, Research Associate, Museum of Art and Photography, Bengaluru

 

OF FEMURS, SHAM(ANIC) TRADITIONS AND SITES OF DECOLONIZATION

Tapasya Thapa, Associate Dean, Creative Writing Program, Srishti Manipal Institute of Art Design and Technology, Bengaluru

 

ONCE THERE WAS A SYNCRETIC DEITY

Shatarupa Bhattacharyya, Theatre Artist and Faculty, Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design and Technology, Bengaluru

 

READING ‘IGNORANCE’ IN REFUGEE RESEARCH

Sudeep Basu, teaches at the Centre for Studies in Social Management, School of Social Sciences, Central University of Gujarat, Gandhinagar

 

HERITAGE, PEOPLE AND NON-MONUMENTALITY

Meera Iyer, Convenor, INTACH Bengaluru Chapter

 

DANCING WITH GHOSTS

Arpita Bajpeyi, PhD candidate, York University, Toronto

 

DECOLONIZING ARCHITECTURAL PEDAGOGIES

Anuradha Chatterjee, feminist academic practitioner in architecture and design, Sydney

 

MODERNITY AS WHITESPACE

Himanshu Burte, architect and urbanist, Associate Professor, Centre for Urban Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay

 

INCLUSIVE URBAN FUTURES: MASTER PLANNING DELHI

Rashee Mehra, Senior Associate – Academics & Research, Indian Institute for Human Settlements, Delhi, and Ravi Anand Loknath, Founding Director, Centre for Urbanism, Chennai; Principal Architect, Urban Circle, Chennai and Mumbai

 

SUSTAINABILITY – A DECOLONIZING PRACTICE

Shweta Srivastav, Co-founder, Glocal Colab; Researcher, The Hague Center for Global Governance, Innovation and Emergence, Netherlands; and Ranjani Balasubramanian, designer and educator, Co-Founder at Glocal CoLab, Faculty and Researcher, Srishti Manipal Institute of Art, Design and Technology

 

AN OPEN MUSEUM IN THE HIMALAYA

Sonam Wangchok, Founder/Secretary, Himalayan Cultural Heritage Foundation (HCHF), Leh, and Roohani Sawhney, Executive Officer, Himalayan Cultural Heritage Foundation (HCHF), Leh

 

TRADITION, MODERNITY AND GANDHI’S ‘HIND SWARAJ’

Satish C. Aikant, former Professor and Head, Department of English,

HNB Garhwal University, and former Fellow, IIAS, Shimla

 

BOOKS

Reviewed by Nargis Kachrumathur and Jyothsna Belliappa

 

IN MEMORIAM

Aveek Sen 1965-2021

Mala Marwah 1948-2022