Seminar on society and politics in contemporary India, focusing on the long relationship between India and Iran and suggesting that the tragedy of modernity is when the idea of the nation state came to supersede the idea of civilization. Also includes comments on the current relationship between Hindus and Muslims in India and reflections on the role of global English and the development of Indian democracy. Presented by Professor Vinay Lal during May 2010 at the University of Religions and Denominations in Qom, Iran, and followed by a question and answer session. In English and Farsi. An excerpt is also available on YouTube and TVU.

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