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Department of History

Dr Roy Fischel

BA, MA (Jerusalem), MA, PhD (Chicago)


Roy Fischel
Department of History

Lecturer in the History of South Asia

Dr Roy Fischel
Email address:
020 7898 4643
SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
On Sabbatical:
All year 2015/16


History of precolonial South Asia, in particular Muslim polities and societies; the Deccan, 1300-1700; South Asia and the early modern Muslim world.



Fischel, Roy S (2014) 'Origin Narratives, Legitimacy, and the Practice of Cosmopolitan Language in the Early Modern Deccan, India.' Purushartha, 33 . (Submitted)

Kark, Ruth and Fischel, Roy S (2012) 'Palestinian Women in the Public Domain during the Late Ottoman and Mandate Periods, 1831–1948.' Journal of Women of the Middle East and the Islamic World, 10 . pp. 77-96.

Fischel, Roy S and Kark, Ruth (2008) 'Sultan Abdülhamid II and Palestine: Private Lands and Imperial Policy.' New Perspectives on Turkey, 39 . pp. 129-166.

Book Reviews

Fischel, Roy S (2014) 'Formation of a Muslim Community in 15C Gujarat.' Dissertation Reviews .

Fischel, Roy S (2014) 'Review of Turning King to Messiah: The Islamic King in Central Asia and India.' Marginalia .


Fischel, Roy S (2014) 'Deccan Sultanates.' In: The Encyclopaedia of Empire. Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell. (In Press)

Fischel, Roy S (2014) 'Bahmani Sultanate.' In: The Encyclopaedia of Empire. Oxford, UK: Wiley-Blackwell. (In Press)

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