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Seminars & Workshops

Celebrating 75 years of the Department of Anthropology, Bangabasi College, Kolkata organized a state level seminar on “Anthropology today : emerging challenges and opportunities” on 17th october, 2012. Professor Bratyo Basu, Honourable Minister–in–Charge, Department of Education, Govt. of West Bengal, Sri Partha Chatterjee, Honourable Minister–in–Charge, Industry, Trade and Commerce, Information Technology, Public Enterpreneurship, Govt. of West Bengal, and Prof. Dhrubajyoti Chattopadhyay, Pro-Vice Chancellor (Academic) University of Calcutta, Kolkata were present in the inaugural ceremony. Eminent scholars of different branches of Anthropology from various institutions all over bengal and also from Orissa delivered lectures and graced the academic session.
Dr. Joydip Sen, Associate Professor and head, Dept. of Anthropology, North Bengal University, delivered a lecture on “an OVERVIEW OF HUMAN EVOLUTION” on 11th december, 2013.
Professor susanne schroeter, Dept. of social Anthropology, goethe University, Frankfurt, germany talked on “WOMEN MOVEMENTS AND RIGHTS ISSUES IN THE ISLAMIC WORLD” on international women’s day, 8th march, 2013.
The department organized a special lecture on 19th september, 2016, where Professor S. R. Walimbe, Dept. of Anthropology, Pune University delivered a lecture on “HUMAN REMAINS IN ARCHAEOLOGY”.
Sri Kalyan Chakraborty, Dept. of Anthropology, Toronto University, talked on “RECENT TRENDS IN ARCHAEOLOGY : A SHIFTING PARADIGM” on 4th october, 2016.