The Regional Centre Puducherry periodically organises distinguished lectures by eminent social scientists and personalities. This is a platform at the Regional Centre Puducherry for the visiting & invited scholars and eminent personalities to share their study results, experiences and to critically engage in discussions and debates truly in the spirit of enlightenment and action.
Distinguished Lectures organised so far:
Lecture on "Some Thoughts on the History and Philosophy of the Social Sciences", by Dr. Sebastian Normandin, Ashoka University, Haryana, was organised on 09 January 2016 in Puducherry. Discussant: Dr. Gulam Dasthagir, Associate Professor, Department of Sociology, School of Social Sciences, Pondicherry University. Chair: Dr. R.R. Dhanapall, Chairman, Indian Institute of Public Administration, Puducherry Branch.