30 January - 3 February 2025 | Hotel Clarks Amer, Jaipur

Suraj Yengde

Suraj Yengde is a DPhil candidate at the Faculty of History, University of Oxford. He is the author of the bestseller, Caste Matters (2019) and a co-editor of the award-winning anthology, The Radical in Ambedkar: Critical Reflections (2018). His articles have appeared in Ethnic & Racial Studies, Diaspora Studies, Caravan, Seminar, and Economic & Political Weekly, among others. He is a columnist at the Indian Express, running the only caste-centric column anywhere in the world. He is currently working on two manuscripts. The first is Caste, A History of the World, and the second is a biography of Dr B R Ambedkar. Dr. Yengde is a founder and curator of the Dalit Film Festival and co-founder of the Equity in Policy Education initiative started at Harvard.

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