Shana Sippy, Carleton College
Thursday, March 22nd
Dhar India House (825 E. 8th St.
This lecture explores the discourse of desire among Hindus living in the United States. Based on over 9 years of fieldwork conducted in the U.S. and the U.K., Sippy examines contexts and strategies of desire and argues that the cultivation of desire is a centerpiece of making Hindu identity in the diaspora.