Truth and Nonviolence in Post-Truth Times: An International Conference on Mohandas Gandhi

Thursday, January 30 - Sunday, February 2, 2020

UCLA Campus

The conference will feature some of the world's leading scholars on Gandhi as well as the histories and practices of nonviolent resistance.


This event marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Gandhi with sessions, lectures and performances. It is free and open to the public. Organized by Professor Vinay Lal. Sponsored by The Sambhi Foundation. Co-sponsored by UCLA Asian American Studies Center, Department of History, Center for India and South Asia, Interdisciplinary and Cross-Campus Affairs, Bedari Kindness Institute, Division of the Social Sciences, International Institute, Joyce Appleby Endowed Chair of America in the World, and the Center for the Study of Religion.

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