Prof. Dr. Uttara Sahasrabuddhe

A lecture by Prof. Dr. Uttara tSahasrabuddhe is organised on 19-1-2017 in the College hall from 7:30 pm to 8:30 pm.

She will talk on “Public Memory”

The talk will be in Marathi language followed by a brief Q & A session.

This lecture is being organised under the 160 lecture series by the University of Mumbai to commemorate the 160th year of glorious existence of the University.

She is a Professor in Department of Civics and Politics, University of Mumbai

Specialisation – International Relations

Completed her Ph. D. Thesis in 2001

Topic of research – “Soviet India Relations under Indira Gandhi”

M A in Political Science and International relations – 1985 – University of Mumbai, Department of Civics and Politics

BA – 1983 – Ruia College

Interviews in news papers like DNA

She Writes in “The Wire”

Uttara Sahasrabuddhe, Author at The Wire

Which describes itself as
“ different from family-owned, corporate-funded and controlled or advertising-driven newspapers, websites and TV channels”

Which defines “media as a joint venture in the public sphere between journalists, readers and a concerned citizenry”

“where decisions over what to cover and how, who to hire and where to send a correspondent or photographer, are taken by editors on the basis of professional judgment, without worrying about what a proprietor or politician, official or advertiser might think or want.”

Special lecture at Maharashtra Political Science and Public Administration Conference held in Nagpur – on


Following is some material which will serve as a good introduction to Prof. Sahasrabuddhe.

Author of a comprehensive Marathi text book





Interview on Rajya Sabha TV