Journey Through Gandhi’s Land

On Thursday, the participants of the J-term course “Journey Through Gandhi’s Land” presented their experiences and stories from 3661_555906544441099_1297332935_ntheir two-week research trip to Gujarat, India to the MIIS community. The students used a unique presentation format to share their findings, perceptions, and opinions on subjects including development, politics, and the historic 2002 violence in Gujarat in the voices of different groups and individuals that they spoke to during their field research. The presentation gave a well-rounded picture of the complexity of the conflict and the continuing forms of violence in Gujarat, as well as the challenges the state faces in moving forward. To read more about their experiences in Gujarat, visit their blog: http://sites.miis.edu/ccsingujarat2013/