Schedule

 
APRIL 2022
 

Cloth that Changed the World:

Histories and Contemporaneity of Kalamkari Making

Sarah Fee (Royal Ontario Museum) and Rajarshi Sengupta (IIT Kanpur) on April 8th at 2 PM London (9 AM New York, 6:30 PM Mumbai)

 

The City of Haidar as a Shiʿi Paradise:

Divine Sovereignty, Built Space, and Shiʿi Materiality in Qutb Shahi Hyderabad

Karen Ruffle (University of Toronto)  on April 29th at 2 PM London (9 AM New York, 6:30 PM Mumbai)

 

MAY 2022

Eclipsed by the Moon:

Mahlaqa Bai and Khushhal Khan Anup in Nizami Hyderabad

Katherine Butler Schofield (King’s College, London) on May 6th at 1 PM London (8 AM New York, 5:30 PM Mumbai)

 

The Vīraśaivas / Liṅgāyats of 12th century Karnataka:

Conflict, Transformation, and the Genesis of a New Creed

Tiziana Lorenzetti (International Institute of South Asian Studies, Rome) on May 20th, at 1 PM London (8 AM New York, 5:30 PM Mumbai)

 

JUNE 2022
 

Reflections of Jaina and Vīraśaiva Interactions in the Art and Architecture of Karnataka

Julia AB Hegewald (University of Bonn) on June 3rd at 1 PM London (8 AM New York, 5:30 PM Mumbai) 

 

A Cosmopolitan yet Local Tradition:

Glazed Tiles in the Deccani Sultanates

Arthur Millner (Art Consultant) on June 17th at 1 PM London (8 AM New York, 5:30 PM Mumbai)