Work E-mail: msing103@uOttawa.ca
My dissertation, currently entitled “Liberal Multiculturalism – A Philosophical Analysis” presents a critical analysis of contemporary forms of liberal multiculturalism and aims to develop an alternative framework for religious and cultural diversity.
“A Ticket to Self-Discovery: Situating Yoga in Yoga Travel” in Constructions of Self and Other in Yoga, Travel and Tourism, Eds. Lori G. Beaman and Sonia Sikka, Springer International, 2016, pp. 81-89.
Singamsetty, Manvitha (with A. Singh), "Routledge Philosophy Guidebook to Derrida on Deconstruction, by Barry Stocker -- Review", Metapsychology Online, 10, 43, 2006.
Singamsetty, Manvitha (with A. Singh), "Gender Trouble by Judith Butler -- Review", Metapsychology Online, 11, 43, 2007.
Scholarships and awards
2008 Commonwealth Graduate Student’s Exchange Program (GSEP) Scholarship
2011 International Admissions Scholarship, University of Ottawa
Liberalism, Human Rights and Multiculturalism, funded by the Indian Council of Philosophical Research and Delhi University, 2011
Living with Religious Diversity, funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, Canada, 2013
‘National Identity in a multicultural society: What it means and why it matters’, British Association of Canadian Studies (BACS) Conference, Oxford University, 2009
‘Sustaining Identity, Negotiating Difference - Overcoming a Rawlsian Liberal Impasse’, Annual Phenomenology Conference Identity and Difference, University of Johannesburg, South Africa, 2015
2011-present Teaching Assistant
2014-2016 Director, Network of Indian Professionals, Ottawa