Dimapur, November 24: The Naga Scholars’ Association is organizing an international webinar on the theme, ‘Living in the Present: Nagas in the 21st Century’ scheduled from November 26 to 28.
The International Webinar will be inaugurated by Chief Minister of Nagaland, Neiphiu Rio. The conference keynote will be delivered by Prof. Paul Pimomo, Professor Emeritus, Central Washington University. The valedictory keynote would be delivered by Rev. Dr. Wati Aier, Convener FNR & Professor Emeritus at OTS, Dimapur.
Eminent public intellectual Prof. Neera Chandhoke will be sharing her insights on the role of ‘Civil Society in Social Transformation, Prof. Sanjoy Harazrika, director, CHRI will be talking about his perspectives on conflict resolution in North East India.
Subir Bhaumik, Journalist, Author & Editorial Director at EasternLink will be participating in the panel discussion on Naga Peoplehood. Besides these, many eminent academicians, personalities, and scholars will be participating in the conference as chairpersons.
The conference will witness a total number of 64 research papers from different universities and institutions from across the globe. The entire conference is divided into 14 technical sessions where 14 eminent academicians will Chair the sessions and several NSA members teaching in different universities and institutions will be engaged as session organizers, and most importantly, the sessions will be covered by 31 upcoming Naga researchers from some of the leading universities in India as rapporteurs.
(Page News Service)