Daksh is organizing a lecture on “Sovereign, Citizen, Subject: An exploration of the relationship between the people and the state” by Usha Ramanathan, at 5.30 PM on Tuesday, November 26, 2013 at NGMA, Manikavelu Mansion, Palace Road, Bangalore. Please find the attached invitation for the event.
Brief introduction of Usha Ramanathan:
Dr. Usha Ramanathan is an internationally recognized expert on law and poverty. She studied law at Madras University, Nagpur University and Delhi University. She is a research fellow at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies and teaches environmental law, labour law and consumer law at the Indian Law Institute and is a regular guest professor at many universities around the world.
She is a frequent adviser to non-governmental organisations and international organizations. She is a member of Amnesty International's Advisory Panel on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights and has been called upon by the World Health Organisation as an expert on mental health on various occasions. Dr Ramanathan is also the South Asia Editor of the Law, Environment and Development Journal (LEAD Journal), a peer-reviewed academic journal jointly published by IELRC and SOAS.
Her research interests include human rights, displacement, torts and environment. In particular, she has devoted her attention to a number of specific issues such as the Bhopal gas disaster, the Narmada valley dams or slum eviction in Delhi.
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Request you to forward this invitation to others who may be interested.
Yours sincerely, Daksh
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