Development-Induced Displacement Program

Tuesday, December 6
3:45 p.m.
Registration
Watson Joukowsky Forum

4:00 p.m. – 4:05 p.m.
Introduction
Vikramaditya Thakur, Mellon Sawyer Postdoctoral Research Associate on Displacement and the Making of the Modern World, Brown University

4:05 p.m. – 4:45 p.m.
“Displacement, Dispossession, Resettlement and Rehabilitation in the Framework of Alternative Development Paradigm”
Bharat Patankar, Activist and Intellectual

4:45 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
“Dispossession without Development: Land Grabs in Neoliberal India”
Michael Levien, Assistant Professor of Sociology, John Hopkins University

5:30 p.m. – 5:55 p.m.
Discussion
Sarah Besky, Discussant, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and International and Public Affairs, Brown University

5:55 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Question and Answer Session

6:45 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Dinner for Speakers and Invited Guests
Brown Faculty Club One Magee Street, Providence, RI

Development-Induced Displacement Program (pdf)