On Thursday, April 19, Historian Peter Heehs will give a lecture „Violent and Non-Violent Modes of Resistance in the Freedom Movement".
The lecture will take place at 3 p. m. in the center of Oriental Kovalevski auditorium.
Peter Heehs is an independent historian based in Pondicherry. He is the author of nine books, including The Bomb in Bengal and Nationalism, Terrorism, Communalism (OUP), Indian Religions (NYU Press), and The Lives of Sri Aurobindo (Columbia University Press). He has published more than fifty articles on Indian history, historiography and art in journals and magazines such as Modern Asian Studies, History and Theory, History Today and Art India.