Insecurity and Sustainability: A Cultural Ecology of Hereditary Performers in India

When: Tuesday, February 19, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Where: 341 Eggers Hall

Description:

Through a case study of marginal, hereditary regional musicians (Ghasis) in east-central India, Associate Professor Babiracki argues for approaching the sustainability of their fragile community through the lens of cultural ecology rather than heritage conservation.


This talk is part of the South Asia Center’s Sustainable South Asia Initiative.


For more information, please contact Emera Bridger Wilson, elbridge@syr.edu.


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