Preliminary Programme

Showing: Asia (all days)
Wed 18 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Thu 19 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Fri 20 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.30 - 18.30

Sat 21 March
    08.30 - 10.30
    11.00 - 13.00
    14.00 - 16.00
    16.00 - 17.00

All days
Wednesday 18 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
L-2 ASI01 Identities in Flux in Asia’s Transforming Cities in the 21st Century
Johan Huizinga, 023C
Networks: Asia , Urban Chair: John Davis
Organizer: Nandini Gooptu Discussants: -
Nandini Gooptu, Rangan Chakravarty : Food Consumption and Urban Identity: the Politics of Vegetarianism in India
Shivangi Kaushik : Title of the Study: Understanding Racial Subjectivities of Women from Northeast India in the Spaces of Education and Work in New Delhi
Anjali Krishan : Housewife Suicides: Gender, Domestic Space and the Suicide Discourse amongst Middle-Class Housewives in Delhi-NCR
Sneha Krishnan : The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Hostel
Indrajit Roy : Circulating Identities



Thursday 19 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
L-5 ASI04 Roundtable on Wealth Creation in Continental North East Asia
Johan Huizinga, 023C
Networks: Asia , Criminal Justice Chair: Christine Moll Murata
Organizer: Flemming Christiansen Discussants: -
Flemming Christiansen : Urbanization in Continental North East Asia
Katarzyna Golik : Dependent Development of a Post-transition State - the Case of Mongolia
Anastasia Nikulina : Industrialization Patterns in the Russian Far East and China
Ines Stolpe : Post-socialist Lifelines: Nutag-councils as Multi-local Mongolian Networks



Thursday 19 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
Q-6 LAB06 Exploring Slave Trade in Asia
Lipsius, 227
Networks: Asia , Labour Chair: Matthias van Rossum
Organizer: Samantha Sint Nicolaas Discussants: -
Preethi Ayyalusamy : Banning Export of Women and Children in the Bombay Zillah
Samuel Bass : Testamentary Manumission Records in Early Modern Mongolia
Claude Chevaleyre : Chinese Slave Trade Database Initiative
Jessica Hanser : Servants and Slaves Sailing on British Ships to and from China
Vinil Paul : Once A Slave Always A Slave: a History of Local Networks of Slave Sale in Kerala, c 1700-1820
Samantha Sint Nicolaas : Exploring Slave Trade in Asia


Z-6 ETH06 Social Plurality and Global Empires: Mobility and Segregation
Van Wijkplaats 4, 004
Networks: Asia , Ethnicity and Migration Chair: Rafaël Thiébaut
Organizer: Alexander Geelen Discussants: -
Alexander Geelen : Regulation of Mobility in Seventeenth- and Eighteenth-Century Batavia
Ana Paula Lloyd : The Disruption of the Portuguese Inquisition 1674-81; Social Competition and Cross-cultural Politics
Daya Negri Wijaya : Does Religion Matter? Portuguese Free-Agents in Early Dutch Malacca
Elizabeth Thelen : (Re)regulating Urban Diversity and Segregation during the Decline of the Mughal Empire



Thursday 19 March 2020 16.30 - 18.30
L-8 ASI05 Caste and Power in India and the Indian Diaspora
Johan Huizinga, 023C
Network: Asia Chair: Nandini Gooptu
Organizers: Nandini Gooptu, Sneha Krishnan Discussants: -
Aparna Agarwal : Cast(e)ing off Waste: a Study of Bhalswa Landfill in Delhi
Pradhani Bag : Caste, Identities, Discrimination and Social Exclusion in the Contemporary India
Diana Dimitrova : Belonging, Citizenship and Cultural Identity: the Radhasoami Community in Canada
Soumya Mishra : The Solitary Worker: Caste and Solidarity beyond the Village


Q-8 LAB08 Labour Activism, Neoliberalism and the State in the Middle East and North Africa
Lipsius, 227
Networks: Africa , Asia , Labour Chair: Gorkem Akgoz
Organizer: Peyman Jafari Discussants: -
Nadine Abdalla : From the Dream of Change to the Nightmare of Structural Weakness: the Trajectory of Egypt’s Independent Trade Union Movement after 2011
Lorenzo Feltrin : The Moroccan System of Labour Institutions: A Non-Institutionalist Perspective
M. H. Ilias : South Asian Labourers and Non-Citizenry Aspects of Popular Politics in the Gulf
Peyman Jafari : Toxic Labour in Assaluyeh (Iran): Privatisation, Precarity and Pollution in the South Pars Economic Energy Zone
Aurora Sottimano : Social Justice and Labour Mobilisation in Lebanon and Egypt



Friday 20 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
L-9 ASI03 Social Plurality and Global Empires: Practices of Governance and Law in Colonial Context 16-19th Centuries
Johan Huizinga, 023C
Networks: Asia , Criminal Justice Chair: Elisabeth Heijmans
Organizer: Elisabeth Heijmans Discussant: Filipa Ribeiro da Silva
Nandini Chatterjee : Signs and Words: Coded Expressions of Self and Authority in Legal Documents from Mughal and Post-Mughal India
Stanislav Mohylnyi : Governing the Cossack State: Russian Empire's Policies Toward the Hetmanate in the Eighteenth Century
Cristina Nogueira da Silva : Law and Classification of Persons under Portuguese Colonial Rule
Sanne Ravensbergen : Colonial Commissions of Inquiry in Moments of Panic
Dominic Vendell : Regulating Commercial Relations in Seventeenth-Century Western India


Q-9 LAB09 Labour and Entangled Maritime Lives in the Dock Neighborhoods of Colonial India
Lipsius, 227
Networks: Asia , Labour Chairs: -
Organizers: Prerna Agarwal, Svenja Von Jan Discussants: -
Prerna Agarwal : For the Red-Flag or in Defence of Allah? The Case of Dockers’ Unions, Calcutta Port, 1930s
Tobias Delfs : Sailors in Danish East India: Late 18th Century Discourses and Everyday Life at Land and at Sea
Radhika Saraf : In a State of Constant Flux: M.N. Roy and Marxism
Svenja Von Jan : Non-elite Indian Migrants in the Hamburg Dock Neighbourhood – a Case Study



Saturday 21 March 2020 08.30 - 10.30
K-13 SEX14 Sexuality Temporality and Place in the Non-West: Examining Time in South Asian and African Postcolonies
Johan Huizinga, 026
Networks: Africa , Asia , Global History , Sexuality Chair: Chelsea Schields
Organizer: Svati Shah Discussant: Chelsea Schields
B Camminga : ‘Go Fund Me’: LGBTI asylum seekers in Kakuma Refugee Camp, Kenya
Lorraine Nencel, Ellen Bal & Runa Laila & Shewly Hosna Jahan : Contraceptive Stories: Tracing the Contraceptive Trajectories – (Non)-decisions, Arbitrary Choices and (In)-consistencies of Young Female Migrant Workers in Dhaka, Bangladesh
Rahul Rao : Out of Time: the Queer politics of Postcoloniality
Svati Shah : Sexuality as Homeland: Queering Genealogies of Anti-Sodomy Law Activism in India
Lise Woensdregt : Risky Bodies: International Development Discourse and Embodiment of Risk among Male Sex Workers in Nairobi, Kenya.



Saturday 21 March 2020 11.00 - 13.00
L-14 ASI02 Industrialization in Northeast Asia: Transnational Perspectives of the early Phase, 1930s to 1950s
Johan Huizinga, 023C
Networks: Asia , Economic History Chair: Christine Moll Murata
Organizers: - Discussant: Christine Moll Murata
Ivan Peshkov : Modernity for Nomads. Transnational Perspective of Industrialization in Inner Asia (1930 to 1950s)
Susanne Stein : From Colonial Capital to Motor City: Industrialization and Urban Reconstruction in Changchun, 1945-1958
Limin Teh : Geopolitics, Coal Production, and Labor Processes in Fushun Coalmine, 1946-1950
Bas Van Leeuwen, Jieli Li & Leo Lucassen : The Effect of Korean Border Migration on Yanbian Prefecture (China), ca. 1890-present


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