Programme

Friday 24 May 2019, 9.30 am – 4.00 pm
Trinity College, Sutro Room
University of Oxford

9.30 – 9.55
Registration

9.55 – 10.00
Welcome

10.00 – 10.45
Mandakranta Bose, University of British Columbia
‘The Body as Paintbrush: The Idiom of Classical Indian Dance’ (Discussant: Rembert Lutjeharms)

10.45 – 11.00
Break

11.00 – 11.45
Avni Chag, SOAS
‘Exploring Eclecticism in Svāminārāyaṇa Scripture’ (Discussant: Abhishek Ghosh)

11.45 – 12.00
Break

12.00 – 12.45
Simon Brodbeck, University of Cardiff
‘Was the Thirteenth Year Over?’ (Discussant: Zuzana Spicova)

12.45 – 2.15
Lunch

2.15 – 3.00
Gavin Flood, OCHS
‘Implicit Anthropologies in Pre-Philosophical Śaivism with Particular Reference to the Netratantra’
(Discussant: Bjarne Wernicke-Olesen)

3.00 – 3.15
Break

3.15 – 3.30
Zuzana Spicova, Charles University/Lancaster University
‘Fragments and perspectives: The Abduction of the Princesses of Kāśī in the Mahābhārata’
(Discussant: Lidia Wojtczak)

3.30 – 4.00
STIMW 2020