The Centre for Public Policy (CPP) at IIM Bangalore will host a talk titled ‘The Caste of Merit: Engineering Education in India’, on August 19 (Wednesday), 2020, from 05.30 pm to 07.00 pm.
The lecture will be delivered by Prof. Ajantha Subramanian, Professor of Anthropology and of South Asian Studies, Chair, Department of Anthropology, Harvard University.
Indian Institute of Management Bangalore is a public business school and Institute of National Importance located in Bangalore, India. Founded in 1973, it was the third IIM to be established, after IIM Calcutta and IIM Ahmedabad.
About the Speaker
The webinar will be hosted by Prof. Ajantha Subramanian who is a Professor of Anthropology and of South Asian Studies, Chair, Department of Anthropology at Harvard University.
Her book, ‘The Caste of Merit: Engineering Education in India’ (Harvard University Press, 2019) is on meritocracy as terrain of caste struggle in India and its implications for democratic transformation.
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