Tag Archives: India

Four Archives in Mizoram, India

A review of Four Archives in Mizoram, India. I spent the first half of 2014 researching the history of healing in Mizoram, the state at…

Goddess Traditions and Kingship in Mysore

A review of The Goddess and the King: Cāmuṇḍēśvari and the Fashioning of the Woḍeyar Court of Mysore by Caleb Simmons. Caleb Simmons’ dissertation, The…

India and Religion in 19th-c. America

A review of Imagining Hindus: India and Religion in Nineteenth Century America, by Michael J. Altman. Historians usually begin the story of Hindu religion in…

Diasporic Voices in Manila

A review of The Migrant Lenses: Indians, Koreans and the Mediation of Diasporic Voices in Manila, by Jason Vincent A. Cabanes Dr. Cabanes’ work is…

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…