2018.03.03, from 13:30 to 17:00
Seminar “Food as National/Colonial Memories: Iran and India”
Prof. Dr. Bert G. Fragner is the first director of the Institute of Iranian Studies of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (2003-2010). His research interest broadly covers cultural history, socio-economic history, institutional history, and diplomatic history from the late meddle ages to the twentieth century in Iran and its surrounding regions.
Dr. Riho Isaka is the associate professor in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo. She studies modern history of Southern Asia with a particular focus on the Gujarat region in India. Her publications include Contemporary India vol. 5: Voices from the Margins (co-edited, 2015, in Japanese), and so on.