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Bazm e Sukhn Urdu Meet up
Tue Jun 23, 9:00 PM
Lamakaan
Bazm e Sukhan is a weekly gathering of those interested in Urdu literature. A bunch of 20 odd people meet every Tuesday at 10 pm on Lamakaan online platform and discuss Urdu poetry and prose. Each session usually focuses on one poet, or writer or a particular aspect of the form, structure or grammar of Urdu writing.


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Topic: Bazm
Time: 23 Jun, 2020 10:00 PM
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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85227146685?pwd=VzVocHJhR0FJeElWZFVibUR5ZDFRQT09

Meeting ID: 852 2714 6685
Password: urdu



All are welcome!

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Drag Culture & Gender Phobia
Sat Jun 27, 6:00 PM
Lamakaan
This is an ONLINE EVENT.

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https://meet.google.com/reu-uycs-uyc

Drag Culture & Gender Phobia in India - A Talk by Patruni Chidananda Sastry.


Patruni Chidananda Sastry is a expressionist dance, performance artist, art entrepreneur and Tranimal drag performer. He started dancing at the age of seven and his unique style called “Expressionism” is a new way to tell stories and raise awareness in the society. He believes in the concept of ‘Gender Fluidity’ and contributes his dance to many organizations like Mist, Namma Pride and the Humsafar Trust. He’s been a human book at Human Library Hyderabad, a speaker at TEDx and Josh Talks. A constant fight for right to identity made him use art as a medium to create awareness about lgbtqia issues. He performs drag with the drag name "Suffocated Art Specimen " aka SAS where he bring cultures of indian drag and anti beauty traditions into one canvas.

ALL ARE WELCOME!
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Bazm e Sukhan Urdu Meet Up
Tue Jun 30, 9:00 PM
Lamakaan
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https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89641408269?pwd=cDdxbGFHVWxPK0M0VUwyM1dpVGx4Zz09

Meeting ID: 896 4140 8269
Password: urdu

Time: Jun 30, 2020 10 PM IST, 12:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Bazm e Sukhan is a weekly gathering of those interested in Urdu literature. A bunch of 20 odd people meet every Tuesday at 10 pm on Lamakaan online platform and discuss Urdu poetry and prose. Each session usually focuses on one poet, or writer or a particular aspect of the form, structure or grammar of Urdu writing.

Join us through the link.

All are welcome!
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India's Vulnerable Labor Force
Sat Jul 4, 7:00 PM
Lamakaan
This is an ONLINE event.

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https://meet.google.com/drv-vent-uxd

India's Vulnerable Labor Force - Way Forward - A Discussion led by Prof Amitabh Kundu. He will be joined by Prof Amir Ullah Khan

In this discussion, the focus will be on India's large unorganized sector, the labor laws and reforms and the post COVID impact on labor markets.


About Prof Amitabh Kundu:

Dr. Amitabh Kundu is currently Distinguished Fellow at the Research and Information System for Developing Countries, New Delhi. He was a Regional Advisor on Poverty at UNESCWA, Beirut during 2017 and Consultant to the Government of Sri Lanka during 2016. He has been chairperson of the post-Sachar Evaluation Committee, set up by the Ministry of Minority Affairs. He has been the Dean of the School of Social Sciences and has served as a member of National Statistical Commission during 2006-08. Currently, he is chairing a Committee for Swacch Bharat Mission at the Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation. He is also the chairperson of Samarthan, a large grass root level institution working for the poor and vulnerable.


About Amir Ullah Khan:

Amir Ullah Khan is a Development economist and Professor at the MCRHRDI of the Government of Telangana. He is a Visiting Professor at TISS, Indian School of Business, and at NALSAR in Hyderabad. Amir is a business columnist for the LiveMint. Dr. Khan has been Senior Advisor at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Director at the India Development Foundation and Executive Director at Encyclopaedia Britannica.

ALL ARE WELCOME!