Collaborative initiative that features pamphlets, news clippings, writings and more by Sri Lankan activists in the second half of the twentieth century. See related content on natural disasters, agriculture, and the environment.
Focusing on one of the largest coastal cities in the world, Mumbai, Inhabited Sea asks how cities may be governed with rising seas and changing climate patterns in the present and the future. Led by Nikhil Anand and Anu Mathur.
Browse their collection of 60 color photochroms produced by Zurich’s Photoglob Co. during the period of British India. These photochroms depict a number of religious sites, monuments, street scenes, and historic places. Free to use and reuse.Browse their collection of 60 color photochroms produced by Zurich’s Photoglob Co. during the period of British India. These photochroms depict a number of religious sites, monuments, street scenes, and historic places. Free to use and reuse.
Monsoonal Multiplicities is an exhibition of work arising from a five-year engagement with the monsoon in India, Bangladesh, London and Myanmar by the European Research Council funded project, Monsoon Assemblages. It offers visitors a virtual experience of the monsoon by following stories of entangled beings, energies, infrastructures, life-worlds, matters, technologies and knowledge practices and their mobilisation by colonial and neo-colonial agendas.
The South Asia Open Archives (SAOA), a subset of the South Asia Materials Project (SAMP), creates and maintains a collection of open access materials for the study of South Asia. This major collaborative initiative is aimed at addressing the current scarcity of digital resources pertinent to South Asia studies and at making collections more widely accessible both to North American scholars and to researchers worldwide.
A House of Pictures. Picture essays, periodically updated, on South Asia's popular visual sphere including posters, calendar art, pilgrimage maps and paraphernalia, cinema hoardings, advertisements, and other forms of street and bazaar art.