Kalpana Ram

Associate Professor

1981 …2020

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Personal profile

Biography

Research on India - gender, health and healing, maternity, puberty, colonial and postcolonial state.

Performance traditions in India - music, dance, impact of historical transformations, aesthetics and gender.

Debates on liberalism, politics of knowledge, multiculturalism in Australia, migration and memory.

Education/Academic qualification

Anthropology, PhD, Australian National University

Sociology, Masters of Arts, Macquarie University

Philosophy, B.A Honours, University of Sydney

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Introduction

Ram, K., Larsen, T., Blim, M., Porter, T. & Rapport, N., Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) Objects and standards: on the limitations and the effects of a ritualistic fixing and measuring life. Larsen, T., Blim, M., Porter, T., Ram, K. & Rapport, N. (eds.). Durham: Carolina Academic Press, (Ritual studies monograph series).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Objects and standards: on the limitations and the effects of a ritualistic fixing and measuring life

    Larsen, T. (ed.), Blim, M. (ed.), Porter, T. (ed.), Ram, K. (ed.) & Rapport, N. (ed.), Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) Durham: Carolina Academic Press. (Ritual studies monograph series)

    Research output: Book/ReportEdited Book/Anthology

    The magic of 'mudras' and performance as 'loving play': the limits placed on intellectualism and rationalzing reforms by the performing arts of India

    Ram, K., Jun 2020, (Accepted/In press) Objects and standards: on the limitations and the effects of a ritualistic fixing and measuring life. Larsen, T., Blim, M., Porter, T., Ram, K. & Rapport, N. (eds.). Durham: Carolina Academic Press, (Ritual studies monograph series).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  • Gender, colonialism, and the colonial gaze

    Ram, K., 2018, The international encyclopedia of anthropology. Callan, H. (ed.). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, p. 2464-2470 7 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary/reference book

  • Gaining access to the radically unfamiliar: religion in modern times

    Ram, K., 2017, Dynamics of religion: past and present: proceedings of the XXI world congress of the International Association for the History of Religions, Erfurt, August 23-29, 2015. Bochinger, C. & Rüpke, J. (eds.). Berlin ; Boston: De Gruyter, p. 191-210 20 p. (Religionsgeschichtliche Versuche und Vorarbeiten; vol. 67).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

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