News & Notifications

CONFERENCE THEMES

The conference will focus mainly on the sub-themes which are divided into the following panels:

  • Panel 1:Transborder peoples in Northeast India
  • Panel 2: Ritual flows and ruptures in Northeast India
  • Panel 3: Migration, Memory and Identities
  • Panel 4 A:Beyond Borderlands and Conflict: Women’s Mobilisations in NE India
  • Panel 4 B:Beyond Borderlands and Conflict: Women’s Mobilisations in NE India
  • Panel 5 A:Bordering Northeast India: the region from its limits
  • Panel 5 B:Bordering Northeast India: the region from its limits
  • Panel 6 :Colonialism and its Encounter: Revisiting the History of Nepalis in the Brahmaputra Valley and Beyond
  • Panel 7 A:‘Supernatural’ Encounters in Northeast India: Belief-Worlds and Alternate Realities
  • Panel 7 B:‘Supernatural’ Encounters in Northeast India: Belief-Worlds and Alternate Realities
  • Panel 8 A:Raid as a Site of Historical Contestations in Colonial North-East India
  • Panel 8 B:Raid as a Site of Historical Contestations in Colonial North-East India
  • Panel 9:Unpacking Objects: observing the frontiers of Northeast India through the tangled worlds of artefacts
  • Panel 10:Land and Belonging
  • Panel 11:Setting the agenda for Traditional Knowledge utilisation
  • Panel 12 A:The River as Resource: Meandering with Flows, Space and People
  • Panel 12 B:The River as Resource: Meandering with Flows, Space and People
  • Panel 13:Fringe views from the fringes – changing ethnographic narratives in the North-east
  • Panel 14 A:Land Relations and Environmental Change: Custom, Culture and the Market
  • Panel 14 B:Land Relations and Environmental Change: Custom, Culture and the Market
  • Panel 15 A:Multispecies Lives: Human-Nature Entanglements in Northeastern Borderlands
  • Panel 15 B:Multispecies Lives: Human-Nature Entanglements in Northeastern Borderlands
  • Panel 16 :‘Since Times Immemorial’: Memory, History and the Margins
  • Panel 17 :Partition History and Persons displaced by Partition
  • Panel 18:Voices of Marginalised Communities: Belonging and Development
  • Panel 19:Discussing Bodoland: claims, contestations, complexities
  • Panel 20:Ethnicity: Construction and Contestation
  • Panel 21:Constructing and Mapping the Northeast
  • Panel 22:Assam and its Discontents
  • Panel 23:Citizens and Denizens
  • Panel 24:Markets and the Economy
  • Panel 25:Urban Landscapes
  • Panel 26:Mobility and Migration
  • Panel 27:Mobility and Gender
  • Panel 28:Migration and Identity
  • Panel 29:Politics of Entertainment
  • Panel 30:Nepali Community and the Northeast