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CEH Workshop on the Tarai, Nepal

organised by Olivia Aubriot, will take place on 14 December 2017 on the CNRS campus in Villejuif

Time : 10.00 a.m. - 6.00 p.m.
In the Conference Room, Building D

For those who are not from the CNRS campus, Villejuif : please note that you will have to leave a piece of identity at the entrance to the campus (in accordance with the plan Vigipirate, the national security alert system).

Discussions will be based on papers presented by :

Gisèle Krauskopff, CNRS-LESC
Olivia Aubriot, CNRS-CEH
Tristan Bruslé, CNRS-CSH Delhi & CEH




Catherine Warner
Visitng Assistant Professor
History Department, Boston College
Boston, USA


Refuge and Mobility in the Tarai, 1780-1880




Arjun Guneratne
Department of Anthropology, Macalester College


Are the Tharu a “tribe” or a “caste” ?

Reflections on colonial categories and the making of a border district in Nepal

Detailled programme of the workshop