Discovering Sikhism (the 2017 series): Sikhs and Gender
Convener: The University of Oxford Sikh Society
Speakers: Dr Pritam Singh, Nadia Singh, Dr Priya Atwal, Shuranjeet Takhar
Discovering Sikhism 2017
Sikhs and Gender: reflecting on how gender relations shape Sikh and surrounding cultures
|10.00-10.30am||Registration of guests in the Nissan Lecture Theatre lobby|
|10.30-10.45am||Welcome and Introduction to Oxford's Sikh Society|
"The Lesser Child: An Evaluation of discrimination against the girl child at the household level in Punjab"
by Dr Pritam Singh and Nadia Singh
|12.00noon-1.00pm||Lunch in the Hall of St Antony's College|
"Writing a Gender History of the Sikh Empire"
by Dr Priya Atwal
"How British Sikh Masculinities were discursively constructed in relation to the 2016 Anand Karaj protests in Leamington"
by Shuranjeet Takhar
by Oxford Sikh Society