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NH Impact: KISS dropped as venue of World Anthropology Congress 2023

The petition of Felix Padel with Malavika Gupta, Hugh Brody, two friends from Odisha with Adivasi friends put together has just had a dramatic impact after weeks of intense work - the World Anthropology Congress has just pulled out of having its next 2023 conference in KISS (the world's biggest boarding school)

https://www.nationalheraldindia.com/india/nh-impact-kiss-dropped-as-venue-of-world-anthropology-congress-2023

 

Adivasis are starting to write about their experience in boarding schools as never before

https://thewire.in/culture/alienation-adivasis-identity-culture-hinduisation-education

 

& the calamitous effects these have on tribal languages

http://www.adivasiresurgence.com/how-adivasi-languages-are-at-threat-by-dominant-cultures-and-states-apathy/

 

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By: Martin Wingfield
Last updated: Thursday, 27 August 2020

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