SOAS University of London

Department of History, School of History, Religions & Philosophies

Amrita Shodhan

  • Overview
  • Teaching
  • Research
  • Publications

Overview

Amrita Shodhan
Department of History, School of History, Religions & Philosophies

Senior Teaching Fellow

SOAS South Asia Institute

Academic Staff, SOAS South Asia Institute

Centre for Palestine Studies (CPS)

Member

London Middle East Institute (LMEI)

Member

Name:
Dr Amrita Shodhan
Email address:
Telephone:
020 7898 4627
Fax:
020 7898 4699
Address:
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
307
Office Hours:
Wednesdays 2-4pm

Teaching

2009-2011 – Histories of Partitions – India/Palestine 1947/1948

2009-2010 – Problems in the study of Modern South Asia – MA module

2009-2010- Introduction to the History of South Asia

2011- present – Histories of Partition India/Pakistan 1947

2011-2012 – Culture and Identity in Modern South Asia

2012 – 2013/16 – Gandhi and Gandhism

Research

Nineteenth century transformations in western India, gender, caste and community in law and governance, histories of partition India/Palestine.

Publications