CSAS Kavita Datla Memorial Lecture | Muslim Religious Ideas and Identities in Mughal North India
This event is cosponsored by the U-M Global Islamic Studies Center.
Muzaffar Alam is George V. Bobrinskoy Professor of South Asian Languages at the Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations, the University of Chicago. He is a historian with field specialties in medieval and early modern South Asian Muslim religious and political cultures. His research interests also include comparative history of the Islamic world (as seen from an Indian perspective).
He has held visiting research and teaching positions in several academic institutions in Europe and America. His major publications include The Crisis of Empire in Mughal North India (1986, New Oxford India Perennial Edition, 2013); The Languages of Political Islam in India: c. 1200–1800 (2004); Indo-Persian Travels in the Age of Discovery: 1400-1800 and Writing the Mughal World: Studies in Political Culture (co-authored with Sanjay Subrahmanyam, 2007 and 2013).
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|Event Type:||Lecture / Discussion|
|Source:||Happening @ Michigan from Center for South Asian Studies, International Institute, Global Islamic Studies Center, Medieval and Early Modern Studies (MEMS), Asian Languages and Cultures, Department of History|
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