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Inaugural Session

inaugural-session

Attended by Apex Level Academics Influencers, the opening session had set stage for the Academic Seminar.

  • Welcome Address: Dr Siba Barkataki, Research Consultant, Maritime History Society
  • Inaugural Address: Vice Adm AR Karve (Retd) PVSM, AVSM, Patron, Maritime History Society
  • Thematic Address: Dr Uttara Sahasrabuddhe, Head of Department of Civics & Politics, University of Mumbai
  • Inaugural Wrap Up: Cmde Odakkal Johnson, Director Maritime History Society

Thematic Session I

Thematic Session 1

  • Session Moderator: Mr Dennard D’Souza, Research Associate, Maritime History Society
  • Paper I: Vishal V Katkr, MA in History (Part 1 student), University of Mumbai – “The geo-political environmental beacons from 1945-1947 in India.”
  • Paper II: Commander Kalesh Mohanan, Instructor in Military History and Maritime Heritage, Indian Naval Academy – “War, Revolt and End of the British Era : Nature and Causes of RIN Revolt of 1946.”
  • Paper III: Janhavi Lokegaonkar, Research Associate, Maritime History Society – “Mobility of ideas that shaped the Naval Uprising of 1946: Emphasising the role of the Press in the RIN Mutiny that shaped public opinion.”
  • Paper IV: Adv Mangesh Tirodkar, Practicing Lawyer, High Court of Mumbai and Goa – “Impact of 1946 Naval Uprising on the British supremacy in India.”
  • Moderated Discussion & Audience Interaction
  • Summing Up and Closing Comments: Dennard D’Souza, Research Associate, Maritime History Society

Special Session I

Special Session I

Literature, Art and Culture of an Uprising

  • Anchor: Dr Siba Barkataki, Research Consultant, Maritime History Society
  • Conversant: Cmde Odakkal Johnson, Director Maritime History Society


Special Session II

Special Session II

Archive and Narration of Naval Uprising 1946

  • Anchor: Cmde Srikant Kesnur, Director, Maritime Warfare Centre
  • Panelist 1: Dr Anirudh Deshpande, Professor, Department of History, University of Delhi
  • Panelist 2: Shri Pramod Kapoor, Founder & Publisher, Roli Books

Thematic Session II

Thematic Session III

  • Session Moderator: Prof Manasi Misal Tirodkar, Asst Professor, Department of Civic & Politics, University of Mumbai
  • Paper I: Sudhir Dongare, Research Associate, Department of History, University of Mumbai – “Historical Context between Imperial Accounts and Indian Accounts on RIN Mutiny of 1946.”
  • Paper II: Dennard D’Souza, Research Associate, Maritime History Society – “An Uprising in the wake of a religiously surcharged environment.”
  • Paper III: Josika Mal, MSc Applied Mathematics, Amity University & PG Diploma in Security Studies, University of Mumbai – “The Influence Of INA and Netaji on RIN Mutiny.”
  • Paper IV: Amruta Talawadekar, Research Associate, Maritime History Society – “An insight into the living conditions of the ratings of RIN mutiny.”
  • Moderated Discussion & Audience Interaction
  • Summing Up and Closing Comments: Prof Manasi Misal Tirodkar, Asst Professor, Department of Civic & Politics, University of Mumbai

Valedictory Session

Valedictory Session

  • Academic Seminar Round Up: Prof Manasi Misal Tirodkar, Asst Professor, Department of Civic & Politics, University of Mumbai
  • Valedictory Address & Vote of Thanks: Dr Preeta Nilesh, Vice Principal, KET’s V.G. Vaze College (Autonomous), Mumbai