This Working Paper Series is published by the South Asia Institute at SOAS University of London. It provides an opportunity for scholars (particularly those at the early stages of their career) with an opportunity to share their research with a multi-disciplinary audience interested in South Asia.
The working papers in the series are issued individually, as listed below, and can be downloaded through the links provided with each entry.
Exhibiting the Past in the Present: Verrier Elwin’s Photographs of Tribal Cultures in Central India
Tara Douglas, Adivasi Arts Trust. 2018
The Silent Opposition: Dissent and the Sexual Subaltern in India
Kamalini Mukherjee, Jawaharlal Nehru University. 2017
Negotiating Caste, Tribe and Disadvantage: The Vimukat Jatis (ex-criminal tribes) and Reservations in Postcolonial Punjab
Sarah Gandee, University of Leeds. 2017
Local waterscapes and global technologies: micro-politics of desalination in Chennai
Niranjana Ramesh, University College London. 2015
The Regime of Registers: Land Ownership and State Planning in the Urban Villages of Delhi
Sushmita Pati, Jawaharlal Nehru University. 2015.
Dynamics of social change in South Delhi’s Hauz Khas Village
Lucie Bernroider, University of Heidelberg. 2015