SOAS University of London

Department of History, School of History, Religions & Philosophies

Dr Roy Fischel

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

Roy Fischel
Department of History, School of History, Religions & Philosophies

UG Research/ISP Tutor (History)

Name:
Dr Roy Fischel
Email address:
Telephone:
020 7898 4643
Address:
SOAS University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
Building:
Russell Square: College Buildings
Office No:
326
Academic Support Hours:
Term 1: Tuesday, 10-12, Term 2: Monday, 2-4

Biography

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

Teaching

Programmes Convened
Modules Taught
PhD Students supervised
  • Christopher D. Bahl, The Transmission of Islamicate texts across the Western Indian Ocean, 1400-1700
  • Daisy Livingston, Archival practices in the medieval Arabic lands. Documents and archives at the centre and periphery in Egypt and Syria: institutional, communal, and private practices in a diverse literate society.
  • Mohamad El Merheb, Islamic Political Thought: Competing Conceptions of the Rule of Law in the Middle Period
  • Sarbajit Mitra, Cultures of Consumption: Popular Responses to Intoxicants in Colonial Bengal (1840-1920)
  • Simon Leese, (Re)producing Arabic Literature in 18th and 19th Century North India

Publications

Articles

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Fischel, Roy S (2015) 'Origin Narratives, Legitimacy, and the Practice of Cosmopolitan Language in the Early Modern Deccan, India'. Purushartha, (33), pp 71-95.

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

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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.

Other

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Fischel, Roy S. (2016) 'Deccan Sultanates'.

Fischel, Roy S (2016) 'Aḥmadnagar'. [Forthcoming]

Fischel, Roy S. (2016) 'The Niẓām Shāhīs'. [Forthcoming]

Fischel, Roy S (2014) 'Bahmani Sultanate'.

 

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