The Centre of South Asian Studies is a member of the Consortium for the Global South
We are delighted to announce the appointment of two Smuts Research Fellows: Luna Sabastian, an intellectual historian of India will join the Centre on 1 October and Dr Michael Edwards, an anthropologist of Burma/Myanmar will join the Centre on 1 April.
In 2019-20, the Centre’s seminar programme will include: Professor Francesca Orisini (SOAS), who will give the Gordon Johnson Seminar; Professor Nile Green (UCLA) who will give the Raj Chandavarkar seminar and Dr Shailaja Fennell (Cambridge) who will give the B.H. Farmer Seminar. The Kingsley Martin Memorial Lecture will be given by Professor Sumathi Ramaswamy (Duke) on 11 March.
The staff and students of the Centre would like to congratulate our Director, Dr Sujit Sivasundaram, who has been appointed to the post of Professor in the Faculty of History from 1 October 2019.