Photo Blog

Here at the South Asianist Blog we like to change things up and include unique posts. Today we decided that a post dedicated to one of our team’s photos from a recent trip would be an exciting additional post. Please take a minute and see the beauty that Lauren has captured while, recently, spending some time in India.

Andhra Pradesh
En route to Araku Valley, Andhra Pradesh
View of the Bay of Bengal from Mahabalipuram Beach, Tamil Nadu.
Happy New Year floor design, Mahabalipuram, Tamil Nadu.
Main street in the French Quarter of Puducherry (formerly Pondicherry), Tamil Nadu.
Sun-dried fish, Visakhapatnam (Vizag), a port city on the southeast coast of India.

Photos and captions courtesy of Lauren Wilks.

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Leprosy: Hidden Challenges. Scottish Convention for World Leprosy Week 2013

The South Asianist Blog would like to notify our readers of a very important and interesting event taking place next week.

Tuesday, 29 January 2013, a free public event to mark World Leprosy Week will be held at the University of Edinburgh School of Law, Lecture Theatre 183, EH8 9YL. This event will take place at 6pm and will include a short documentary screening, followed by a lecture entitled Leprosy: Hidden Challenges. The University of Edinburgh Social Anthropology Society is hosting the event and warmly welcomes you to attend.

If you would like further information about the Scottish Convention for World Leprosy Week 2013 please follow this link