11 Feb., “Antisemitism and the Qu’ran”

Professor Reuven Firestone, Regenstein Professor in Medieval Judaism and Islam, Hebrew Union College, Los Angeles; Affiliate Professor of Religion, University of Southern California
Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP

Date: Thursday, February 11, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

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18 Feb., “How Antisemitic is South Asian Antisemitism?”

Dr. Richard Benkin, U.S.-based Zionist and Human Rights Activist
Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP

Date: Thursday, February 18, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

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4 Mar., “Deconstructing Left-Wing Antisemitism in Post-Colonial India”

Priya Singh, Associate Director at Asia in Global Affairs, non-profit, independent research forum
Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP

Date: Thursday, March 4, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

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18 Mar., “Antisemitism from Innocence”

Professor P.V. Viswanath, Graduate Program Chair in the Department of Finance and Economics, Lubin School of Business, Pace University, New York
Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP

Date: Thursday, March 18, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

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25 Mar., Countering Antisemitism in a Muslim Culture: Reflections on Northwest Pakistan and Afghanistan

Fawad Javaid, Lecturer in Pakistan Studies, Kohat University of Science and Technology, Pakistan
Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP

Date: Thursday, March 25, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

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8 Apr., “The Unnoticed Antisemitism in India”

Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP; Assistant Professor of History, Presidency University, Kolkata

Date: Thursday, April 8, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

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22 Apr., “Jews in Afghanistan: An Historical Perspective”

Dr. Farid Younos, Retired Lecturer, College of Letters, Arts and Social Sciences, California State University

Date: Thursday, April 22, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

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29 Apr., “Instances of Antisemitism in the Indian Urdu Press”

Dr. Md. Muddassir Quamar, Associate Fellow, Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses, New Delhi, India
Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP

Date: Thursday, April 29, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

Click here to register for ISGAP’s groundbreaking seminar series on antisemitism in South Asia. Hosted by Dr. Navras Aafreedi, this series will entail a number of lectures taught by leading experts on antisemitism in South Asia.


6 May., “Re-Examining Secularism and Antisemitism in Bangladesh”

Naureen Rahim, Coordinator, Center for the Study of Genocide and Justice and Adjunct Faculty, School of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Independent University Bangladesh
Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP

Date: Thursday, May 6, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

Click here to register for ISGAP’s groundbreaking seminar series on antisemitism in South Asia. Hosted by Dr. Navras Aafreedi, this series will entail a number of lectures taught by leading experts on antisemitism in South Asia.


20 May, Stereotypes, Sublimations and Substitutions: Jews and Antisemitism in South Asian Literature in English

Professor Anna Guttman, Department of English, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada and Chair, Association for Commonwealth Language and Literature Studies

Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP

Date: Thursday, May 20, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

Click here to register for ISGAP’s groundbreaking seminar series on antisemitism in South Asia. Hosted by Dr. Navras Aafreedi, this series will entail a number of lectures taught by leading experts on antisemitism in South Asia.


27 May, “Antisemitism in Popular Bengali Muslim Discourse”

Professor Mosarrap Hossain Khan, Assistant Professor, Jindal Global Law School, O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonipat, India
Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP

Date: Thursday, May 27, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time

Click here to register for ISGAP’s groundbreaking seminar series on antisemitism in South Asia. Hosted by Dr. Navras Aafreedi, this series will entail a number of lectures taught by leading experts on antisemitism in South Asia.