Mission

The India China Institute (ICI) at The New School supports research, teaching and discussion on India, China and the United States, with special focus on making comparisons and understanding interactions between the three countries as well as their joint impact on the rest of the world. ICI is the hub of an international network of scholars...

Sacred Himalaya

ICI just launched a new three-year, Luce funded initiative called the Sacred Himalaya Initiative (SHI), which explores the interconnections between everyday religion, ecology and sacred landscapes in the sacred Mount Kailash area of China.

Economies & Societies

This fall ICI will launch a new colloquium as part of the ongoing Economies and Societies Initiative, called the Colloquium on the Economies and Societies of India and China (CESIC).

Upcoming Events

Feb
4
Wed
2015
6:00 pm Who Cares? Care Arrangements and... @ Hirshon Suite
Who Cares? Care Arrangements and... @ Hirshon Suite
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Who Cares? Care Arrangements and Sanitation for the Poor in India, Compared With Europe and China @ Hirshon Suite | New York | New York | United States
This talk will examine the question: why do Indian middle class citizens seem to have no compelling interest improving sanitation for the poor, despite the fact that their own health is affected due to the close read on
Feb
12
Thu
2015
12:00 pm Romancing True Power: D20 @ Arnold and Shelia Aronson Galleries, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center
Romancing True Power: D20 @ Arnold and Shelia Aronson Galleries, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center
Feb 12 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Romancing True Power: D20 @ Arnold and Shelia Aronson Galleries, Sheila C. Johnson Design Center | New York | New York | United States
The Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) presents the D20 – modeled after the G20 group of the most industrialized nations. It is a selective list of leaders from present and recent past, across continents and read on
6:00 pm The Fear of Art: 32nd Social Re... @ Kaplan Auditorium
The Fear of Art: 32nd Social Re... @ Kaplan Auditorium
Feb 12 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm
The Fear of Art:  32nd Social Research conference @ Kaplan Auditorium | New York | New York | United States
The Center for Public Scholarship is pleased to present the 32nd Social Research conference, “The Fear of Art,” on Thursday and Friday, February 12 and 13, 2015, at The New School in New York City. Ai Weiwei will give read on

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Scholarly Network

From graduate students to prominent senior scholars, ICI has built an impressive network of the brightest thinkers on India and China.

Emerging Scholars

The Emerging Scholars initiative provides an opportunity for young scholars from India and China to present their ongoing research in a formal academic setting.

Student Fellows

Since the inception of ICI, active engagement with students has been central to the dissemination of information concerning India China studies.

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