Our world at a crossroads - perspectives on the way forward
An evening with Rajmohan Gandhi, grandson of Mahatma Gandhi
‘We the people of India have, at times, sharply negative opinions about our neighbours... but not knowledge about them.’
- Rajmohan Gandhi
Professor Gandhi is a noted writer and thinker and a past president of Initiatives of Change International. Among his recent books are an acclaimed biography of his grandfather, Mahatma Gandhi, and a history of Punjab from the death of Aurangzeb in 1707 to independence and partition in 1947. From 1990 to 1992 he was a member of the Rajya Sabha, the upper house of India’s parliament. Until end-2012 he served as Research Professor at the Centre for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA.
He has written widely on the Indian independence movement and its leaders, India-Pakistan relations, human rights and conflict resolution.
Venue: The Kelvin Lecture Theatre, IET London Savoy Place, 2 Savoy Place, London, WC2R 0BL
Six minute walk from Embankment or Temple Underground Station.
Tickets: £10.00 Concession: £5.00. Buy your tickets here.
When: Thursday 20 April 2017 6.30pm Registration | 7pm Start | 9pm Finish
Enquiries: 020 7798 6000 or email@example.com