Category Archives: South Asia

HIV Counseling Practices

A review of HIV/AIDS Counseling Practices: Experiences and Perspectives of Counselors, by Apurvakumar Pandya. Apurvakumar Pandya’s dissertation explores the process of HIV/AIDS counseling in the context…

Landscaping India: From Colony to Postcolony

A review of Landscaping India: From Colony to Postcolony, by Sandeep Banjeree. How did colonialism create and sustain its spatial hegemony in British India? How…

The Romance Genre in Late Mughal India

A review of The Broken Spell: The Romance Genre in Late Mughal India, by Pasha Mohamad Khan. One gloomy and overcast day in the fictional…

Alcohol & Indian Nationalism

A Review of A World Without Drink: Temperance in Modern India, 1880-1940 by Robert Eric Colvard Between 1880 and 1940, the association between alcohol and…

British Sport Hunting in Colonial India

A review of Guns and Shikaris: The Rise of the Sahib’s Hunting Ethos and the Fall of the Subaltern Poacher in British India, 1750-1947, by…

Assam State Archives in Northeast India

A review of the Assam State Archives, Guwahati (Assam), India. Northeast India long stood at the edge of the study of South Asia, its academic…