Seminars/Presentations


Title of Programme

Type

Date

Organiser

Contribution

Title of Presentation

Semiotics and Textual Analysis

Workshop

08/08/2014

IDC, IIT, Mumbai

Conducted a workshop

Semiotics and Textual Analysis

Orality and Diversity

Film Festival

10/03/2014

Joensuu, Finland

Presented a paper and screened a film

Sufi Musical Traditions in Kachchh

Re-reading the Media

Workshop

22/11/2014

Sophia College, Mumbai

Conducted a workshop

Re-reading the Media

Visible Evidence International Documentary Conference

Conference

12/11/2014

MCRC, Jamia and School of Arts and Aesthetics, JNU, New Delhi

Co-presented a paper and chaired a session

Like Us Like Them: Exploring the Encounter between Oral Traditions and Documentary Film

The Kabir Festival

Cultural festival

01/09/2015

Comet Media Foundation, Mumbai

Screened a film

Like Here Like There

The Kabir Festival

The Kabir Festival

01/10/2015

IDC, IIT Mumbai

Screened a film

Like Here Like There

Chennai Film Screenings

Film Forum

01/11/2015

Marupakkam, Chennai

Screened a film

SheWrite

Special Session with Vis Com Students

Workshop

01/12/2015

Loyola College, Chennai

Conducted a workshop

Documentary Film

Documentary Workshop

Workshop

'13/1/2015

Central University of Tamilnadu, Thiruvarur

Conducted a workshop

Workshop for Documentary Production

Title of Programme

Type

Date

Organiser

Contribution

Title of Presentation

Beyond Borders: Music and Identity in Kachchh, India

Public Lecture

14/10/2013

Department of Anthropology, Macquarie University, Sydney

Paper Presentation

Beyond Borders: Music and Identity in Kachchh, India Not Applicable

Independent and Alternative: Key Issues and Debates in Documentary Filmmaking in China and India

Seminar

26/09/2013

University of Technology Sydney

Paper Presentation

Key Issues and Debates in Documentary Filmmaking in India

Project Space: Word. Sound.Power

Film

15/01/2014

Tate Modern and Khoj International Artists Association, New Delhi

Other

Saacha The Loom

Social Justice film retrospective

Public Lecture

21/10/2013

University of Technology, Sydney

Resource Person

Social Justice film retrospective

Aperture International Ethnographic Film Festival

Film

22/11/2013

University of Melbourne

Paper Presentation

Naata and Do Din Ka Mela

Persistence Resistance

Film

17/02/2014

Magic Lantern Foundation, New Delhi

Panelist

Shared Practice

Parramasala Festiva

Film

05/10/2013

Inter Cultural Exchange, Sydney

Resource Person

Our Family, Naata and So Heddan So Hoddan

Project Space: Word. Sound.Power

Film

13/07/2013

Tate Modern and Khoj International Artists Association, London

Other

Saacha  The Loom

Investigating Media, Reflective Practices

Public Lecture

02/08/2013

University of Technology Sydney

Resource Person

The Invisible Poor in the film ‘Slumdog Millionaire’

Root Reel Screening series

Film

25/06/2013

Root Reel, Mumbai

Resource Person

Like Here Like There

Public Lecture and screening

Public Lecture

24/10/2013

Dept. of Anthropology, Australian National University, Canberra

Paper Presentation

Like Here Like There

Title of Programme

Type

Start Date

Organiser

Contribution

Title of Presentation

Questioning the Truth: Documentary Film as Political Intervention

Workshop

25/05/2012

ASH, Berlin

Presented a paper

Reflections on the Politics of Representation

Focus Asia: Memory and Documentary Film: Exploring Painful and Forgotten Memories in China, India, and Indonesia

Seminar

25/04/2013

Centre for East and South-east Asian Studies, Lund, Sweden

Presented and discussed film series

Remembering 1992 Film Series

Intimate Lens Ethnographic Film Festival

Film

06/12/2012

Intimate Lens Ethnographic Film Festival, Italy

Presented a Film

Like Here Like There

Remembering 1992

Workshop

18/02/2013

St. Xavier's College, Mumbai

Presented and discussed film series

Remembering 1992

Certificate Course on Local Culture

Training Programme

14/01/2013

Wilson College and Asiatic Society, Mumbai

Presented and discussed film series

Remembering 1992

Tribal Fest

Conference

08/11/2012

Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi

Presented a Film and gave a lecture

Like Here Like There

Symposium on Indian Culture and Society

Seminar

19/04/2013

University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Presented a Film

Like Here Like Tehre

International Festival of Folk Music

Conference

22/11/2012

Music Museum of Nepal

Presented a Film

Like Here Like Tehre

Creating Safety Nets for Adolescents and Youth: Building Counselling Networks

Seminar

18/02/2013

Counselling Centre, TISS

Chaired a Session/ Presented a Paper

 Youth and the Media

Subjects and Texts

Public Lecture

17/04/2013

Centre for East and South- East Asian Studies, Stockholm, Sweden

Presented a paper

Subjects and Texts

Title of Programme

 Date

Organiser

Contribution

Title of Presentation

National Seminar on Technology, Communication and Culture

8-9/03/2012

Pune University

Keynote speaker

Speaking the Marginal

Mumbai -Transcendence and Control in a Global Mega City

3-5/10/2011

Max Planck Urban Aspirations project, Mumbai

Paper presenter

Imagined Mumbai: The Slum in Documentary Film

Ideas from India Symposium

21-22/11/2011

Research School of Asia & the Pacific, Australian National University, Canberra

Paper presenter

Resisting Censorship

Creativity/Participation/Action Symposium

23-24/11/2011

University of Technology Sydney

Screening and discussion

So Heddan So Hoddan

Researching Indian Performing Arts Symposium

18/11/2011

Macquarie University, Sydney

Screening and discussion

So Heddan So Hoddan

Title of Programme

Date

Organiser

Contribution

Title of Presentation

Kashish Mumbai International

Queer Film Festival 2010

Apr. 23, 2010

Kashish

Screening and discussion

Our Family

Film Screening Series

July 9, 2010

Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Screening and discussion

Do Din ka Mela

Goettingen International Ethnographic Film Festival

May 12-16, 2010

University of Goettingen

Screening and discussion

Do Din ka Mela

Zanzibar International Film Festival

July 12-18,

2010

Zanzibar International Film Festival

Screening

Do Din ka Mela

A retrospective of CMCS Films

June 4-6,

2010

Bangalore Film Society

Screening and discussion

6 films

Future Past Symposium

May 15-18,

2010

University of Goettingen

Paper presentation

Like Us Like Them

Viscult Festival of Documentary & Ethnographic Film

September 29 to October 3, 2010

North Karelian Film Association

Screening and discussion

Do Din ka Mela

Sardinia International Ethnographic Film Festival

Sept 21-25, 2010

Istituto Superiore Etnografico della Sardegna, Sardinia

Screening

Do Din ka Mela

Filmi Chashma

November 25, 2010

Comet Media Foundation

Talk

Media Education

1001 Documentary Film Festival

October 29 to November 6, 2010

Turkish Documentary Filmmakers Association

Screening and discussion

Do Din ka Mela

Urban Docs Asia: Identities, Memories, and Struggles in Asian Cities

December7-10, 2010

Centre for East and South East Asian Studies, University of Lund

Screening and discussion

Naata

Cities and the Visual: Ethnography, Documentaries, and Image-based Research

December 10, 2010

Centre for East and South East Asian Studies, University of Lund

Paper presentation

Representing the City

Seascapes in Comparative Media Studies

December 23, 2010

Department of German, University of Mumbai

Screening and discussion

Saacha

Rethinking Cultural Studies

27-28 January 2011

TISS, Mumbai

Paper presentation

Rethinking Media Education/ Like Here Like There

Programme/Session/Paper

Date

Organiser

Screening of Naata, SheWrite and Our Family, Persistence of Resistance, New Delhi

April 28-30, 2009

Magic Lantern Foundation, New Delhi

Screening of Our Family, Netherlands Transgender Film Festival, Amsterdam

May 20-24, 2009

Netherlands Queerfest

Thinking Do-ers and Doing Thinkers: Re-thinking Media Education in India, International Communication Association Pre-conference on India and Communication Studies, Chicago, USA

May 20-21, 2009

Center for Global Communication Studies, Annenberg School for Communication, University for Pennsylvania, and Centre for Culture, Media & Governance, Jamia Millia Islamia University, New Delhi

Re-reading Media, Re-thinking Culture- Workshop for Teachers and Practitioners

June 12, 2009

CMCS and USIEF

Screening of Our Family, 11th Royal Anthropological Association Film Festival

July 1-4, 2009

Royal Anthropological Association, London

Media and Social Issues: Screening and Discussion of Naata and student PSAs

July 30, 2009

British Council and CMCS

Workshop on Semiotics

September 24- 25, 2009

MVPSS College of Architecture & Centre for Design, Nashik

Course on Documentary Film Production

October 7-13, 2009

Institute of Design and Arts, Lahti University of Applied Sciences, Finland

Screening of Our Family, Program in Culture & Media at New York University

October 19, 2009

Dept. of Anthropology, NYU

Screening of Our Family,

LGBTQ Studies Film Series

October 20, 2009

Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies, City University of New York, USA

Screening of Naata,

Five College Event

October 22, 2009

Mount Holyoke College Film Studies Program

Screening of Our Family

October 27, 2009

South Asian Studies Council and Macmillan Center, Yale University, USA

Screening of Our Family

October 29, 2009

Annenberg School of Communications, University of Pennsylvania, USA

Talk: Slumdog Millionaire and Q&A- The book, the film and the politics of representation

November 3, 2009

University of Colorado at Boulder

Social Documentation: Issues and Concerns

December 7, 2009

Whistling Woods International, Mumbai

Screening of Naata, International Seminar on Human Rights

December 10, 2009

St. Xavier's College, Mumbai

Screening of Do Din ka Mela,

JDCA Festival on Art and Artists

December 12-14, 2009

Jatin Das Centre for the Arts, Bhubaneswar

Reflections on Documentary Filmmaking, Meet the Artist Programme

December 12, 2009

Jatin Das Centre for the Arts, Bhubaneswar

Screening of Do Din ka Mela,

Alliance Francaise

December 16, 2009

Vikalp Archive, Mumbai

Screening of Do Din ka Mela

January 2, 2010

Moving Images Film Club, Goa

Screening of Do Din ka Mela,

Nazariya Film Club

 January 25, 2010

Drishti, Ahmedabad

Screening of Do Din ka Mela,

Vibgyor Film Festival, Thrissur

February 20, 2010

Chetana Media Institute, Thrissur

The Politics of Representation, Academic Staff College

March 9, 2010

Dept. of Sociology, Mumbai University

Screening of Do Din ka Mela,

Prakriti Film Festival, Jodhpur

March 4-6, 2010

CEC, UGC

Session on Use of AV Aids for Teaching of Gender, Workshop on teaching of Gender related Courses

March 12-13, 2010

Centre for Women's Studies, Goa University

Screening of Do Din ka Mela, Jean Rouch International Film Festival

March 30, 2010

Comite du Filme Ethnographique, Paris

Programme/Session/Paper

Date

Organiser

Screening of Our Family

30/8/2008

Jeevika South Asia Livelihhod Documentary Festival 2008 Habitat Centre, New Delhi

Screening of Naata and Identity

29/8/2008

Central Institute of Education, University of Delhi,  Delhi

Screening of Our Family

21/8/2008

Sophia Polytechnic, Mumbai, SCM Programme

Screening of Our Family

9/8/2008

Nigah Queerfest 08, ISI, Lodi Estate, New Delhi

Screening of Our Family

26/5/2008

1st International Video Festival of Kerala Trivandrum, Kerala

Screening of Our Family

19/4/2008

Vikalp Bengaluru, Bangalore

Workshop on Documentary

Aug 2 and 3, 2008,

Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication (SIMC), Pune:

Screening of Our Family

October 3, 2008

Viscult Festival, Joensuu, Finland

Workshop on Documentary Film in India

October 7, 2008

Institute of Design, Lahti University, Finland

Screening of SheWrite and Our Family

October 8, 2008

School of Film and Design, Helsinki, Finland

Screening of Naata

Nov 5, 2008

Keele University, UK

Screening of Our Family

Nov 6, 2008

Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, Manchester University

Workshop: Screening of Naata and Saacha

Nov 7,  2008

Granada Centre for Visual Anthropology, Manchester University

Imagining the City

Nov 11, 2008

London School of Economics

Screening of Naata

Nov 12, 2008

Oxford University

Workshop on Documentary Scripting

Dec 18-19, 2008

FTII, Pune

Screening of Naata and session on Dharavi

Jan 5, 2009

International Honors Program, visiting students, TISS, Mumbai

Screening of Naata and session on Dharavi

Jan 14, 2009

Columbia University Tokyo Campus Spring Workshop

Screening of Our Family

Jan 27, 2008

SRFTI, Kolkata

Screening of Naata

Jan 30, 2009

Jana Sanskriti, Kolkata

Workshop on Documentary Film

Feb 2, , 2009

St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata

Presented paper ‘Skirting the Issue’

Feb 27, 2009

Explode Softly workshop, TISS

Presented paper ‘The Subject is King’

March 12, 2009

“Intercolonial Networks, Oceanic Circulations: Re-thinking the Indian Ocean", UTS, Sydney

Programme/Session/Paper

Date

Organiser

Screening and Discussion of SheWrite and Naata

2/4/2007

Bryn Mawr College, Philadelphia, USA

Imagining the City: Naata and Saacha

3/4/ 2007

University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Representing Mumbai: Naata

4/4/2007

Arcadia University, Pennsylvania, USA

Cultural Studies in India

16/4/2007

University of Colorado, Boulder, USA

Screening and Discussion of Naata

22/4/2007

India Community Center, San Francisco, USA

Screening and Discussion of SheWrite

23/4/2007

University of San Francisco, The Davies Forum, USA

Imagining the City: Naata and Saacha

26/4/2007

South Asia Center, Stanford University, USA

Screening and Discussion of SheWrite

30/4/2007

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

First Norman Cutler Conference on South Asian Literatures: Screening of SheWrite

4-5/5/2007

University of Chicago, USA

Imagining the City: Naata

8/5/2007

CHSC colloquium,UC Davis, USA

Imagining the City: Naata and Saacha

11/5/2007

Center for India and South Asia, UCLA, USA

Imagining the City: Naata and Saacha

14/5/2007

UC Riverside, USA

Screening of SheWrite

15/7/2007

Kriti Information Place, New Delhi

Global Fusion 2007, St. Louis USA, Keynote speaker: Spaces for Critical Dialogue

7-9/ 9/2007

Global Media Research Centre, Southern Illinois University Carbondale,

USA

DC Meets Delhi, Screening of SheWrite

10/09/2007

University of the Dist. Of Columbia, Washington

DC, USA

Imagining the City: Naata and Saacha

11/09/2007

Center for South Asia, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA

Sadho International Poetry Festival, Screening of Breasts

14/10/2007

Sadho Festival

Workshop on Documentary Film

17/10/2007

Whistling Woods

Screening of Our Family

26/10/2007

Vikalp, Mumbai

Signs 2007, Screening of Our Family

27/10/2007

Federation of Film Societies of India, Kerala

Screening of Our Family

15/11/2007

Vikalp and Awishkar, Mumbai

Fifth International Conference of Critical Geography, Screening of Saacha

5/12/2007

International Group of Critical Geography

Screening of Our Family

10/12/2007

Moving Images, Goa

Agency, Sexuality  and the Law, The Fascinating Lives of Others

11-13/12/2007

TISS & Centre for  Law, Gender and Sexuality, Keele

Screening of Our Family

22/12/2007

Chauraha, NCPA, Mumbai

3 Cities Digital Atlas Workshop, Sydney, Screening of Naata

8-10/1/2008

UNESCO and University of Western Sydney

Understanding the Semiotics of Violence, Representing Resistance

16/12/2007

Dept. of English, Mumbai University

Festival on Art and Artists, Screening of Kahankar: Ahankar

28/1/2008

JD Centre for the Arts, Bhubaneshwar

Mumbai International Film Festival 2008, Screening of Our Family

7/2/2008

Films Division, Mumbai

Screening of Our Family

8/2/2008

Kala Ghoda Festival, Mumbai

Screening of Our Family

13/2/2008

Culture Café, TISS

Vibgyor Film Festival, Screening of Our Family

14/2/2008

Chetana Media Institute, Trichur

Workshop on Documentary Film

5/3/2008

Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication

Women Film Festival, Screening of SheWrite

8/3/2008

Nazariya, Drishti, Ahmedabad

Urban Typhoon, What Women Want

16-22/3/ 2008

PUKAR, Mumbai

Workshop on Image Making

29-30/3/2008

College of Design, Nashik

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