Amartya Sen Study Circle
Pratichi Institute in collaboration with the Institute of Development Studies Kolkata (IDSK) organised a Study Circle to read, discuss and analyze the works of Professor Amartya Sen. Discussions were held on alternate Saturdays at the IDSK auditorium during the months of January and February 2020. The topics selected for discussion and analysis were – Deliberative democracy and social choice, Universalism, Pluralism, Justice and comparative perspectives on assessment of its realization, Freedom and rights and Equality of what. Seats were limited to 30 and participants included students, researchers and other interested individuals. The Amartya Sen Study Circle has been restarted as an online event over Zoom by IDSK in February 2021.