South Asia Speaker Series: Uzma Rizvi
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 12:30 PM
the Affect of Crafting: Third Millennium BCE Copper Arrowheads from Ganeshwar,
study is at its core an interrogation of materiality and crafting, a
consideration of the situatedness of the technological practice itself, and the
forms of relationships that exist between all things transformed in the act of
crafting: bodies, minerals and landscapes. Linked to those transformations, is
the concept of cultural resonance the results in the resilience and repetition
of certain styles and forms of copper arrowheads across the Northern India
during the third millennium BCE. Morphological
theorized as producing affective responses that engender feelings of belonging:
one belongs through things.
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Sponsoring Department: South Asia Center, Moynihan Institute of Global Affairs