Trivedi Presents Paper, Chairs Panel at South Asia Conference
October 28, 2011
Associate Professor of History Lisa Trivedi participated in the 40th Annual South Asia Conference at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. She presented a paper based on research she conducted while in Ahmedabad, India, in the spring of 2010. “A Photography of Working Ahmedabad: the Jyoti Sangh, Pranlal Patel, and women workers” was part of a panel devoted to discussion of material culture and history.
Trivedi also served as chair and discussant on a two-session panel on Housing and Home in the Bombay Presidency. As president of the Society for Advancing the History of South Asia, an affiliated society of the American Historical Association (AHA), she convened a business meeting to promote her field both within the AHA and the Association for Asian Studies (AAS).