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Curriculum Vitae


Academic Career

 

Research Assistant, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle

DELI (Encyclopaedic Dictionary of South Asian Literature) project

 

Dec 2015-Nov 2017

 

 

Education

 

PhD History, Royal Holloway, University of London

Dissertation: The Muslims of northern India and the trauma of the loss of power, c. 1857-1930s (awarded in October 2016 with no corrections)

Supervisor: Francis Robinson ; Examiners: Faisal Devji and Francesca Orsini

 

2012 - 2016

MSt Oriental Studies, Wolfson College, University of Oxford

Supervisors: Francis Robinson and Rosalind O’Hanlon

 

2012

BA Urdu, INaLCO (Paris), France

First Class

 

2011

BA Indian Studies, Sanskrit, Sorbonne Nouvelle Paris 3, France

First Class

 

2010

BA Oriental Languages, minor Theology, UCL, Belgium

Distinction

 

2008

1st year of Bachelor of Arts, University College Dublin

2005

 

 

 

 

 

            

 

 

 

   

 

 

Publications

 

Articles

 

'A Note on the Origins of Hali's Musaddas-e Madd-o Jazr-e Islām', Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society, May 2016, pp. 1-5. doi: 10.1017/S1356186316000080

 

Under Review

 

'Nostalgia and the City: Urdu shahr ashobpoetry in the aftermath of 1857', in L. Chatterjee, S. Krishnan and M. Robb (eds.), “Urban Emotions: Responses to the City, c. 1850-1850”, Special Issue, Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society (forthcoming 2017)

 

Book Review

 

Chaudhary, Zahid R., (2012) Afterimage of Empire: Photography in Nineteenth-Century India, Minneapolis: Minnesota Press, 272 pp., ISBN 978-0-8166-7749-8, in IIAS Newsletter, n° 72, Autumn 2015, p. 15

 

In Preparation

 

'Altaf Husain Hali (1837-1914)', in A. Castaing, N. Dejenne and C. Le Blanc (eds.), Dictionnaire encyclopédique des littératures de l'Inde, Classiques Garnier

 

'Muhammad Iqbal (1877-1938)' in A. Castaing, N. Dejenne and C. Le Blanc (eds.), Dictionnaire encyclopédique des littératures de l'Inde, Classiques Garnier

 

(co-editor with Anne Castaing, Nicolas Dejenne and Claudine Le Blanc), Bhakti literature, including 'Introduction'

 

Selected Talks

 

"Les usages politiques de la poésie nostalgique en ourdou au sein du mouvement d'Aligarh et au-delà", workshop Performances de la littérature en Asie du Sud: (1) Politiques de la performance littéraire, Bibliothèque universitaire des langues et civilisations, Paris, 15 December 2016

 

"Inhabiting fictional pasts: Mughal Delhi in early twentieth-century Urdu city memoirs", workshop Inhabiting the Past: Memory and politics in Twentieth-Century South Asia, University of Chicago, 4 November 2016

 

“Nineteenth-century nostalgia and the Aligarh movement”,Royal Holloway History Postgraduate Seminar, London, 6 July 2016

 

“Nostalgia and the City: Urdu shahr ashobpoetry in the aftermath of 1857”, Urban Emotions workshop, University of Oxford, 27 February 2016

 

Urban memory and the colonial planning of New Delhi: an analysis of newspaper conversations (1912-1914)”, History Lab Annual Conference Celebrated, Commemorated, Forgotten, Institute of Historical Research, London, 2 June 2015

 

“The Lament of Delhi: Nostalgic poems on the city in colonial India”, the Urban South Asia Conference, University of Oxford, 2 October 2014

 

“Defending ruins and contesting empire: the political use of nostalgic discourse in early twentieth-century North India”, Forming Ruins: an interdisciplinary postgraduate workshop, University of Nottingham, 2 July 2014

 

Presentation of PhD research at Prof K. Leonard’s Book Launch “Hyderabad and Hyderabadis” at the Administrative Staff College of India, Hyderabad, India, 1March 2014

 

Conferences and seminars organised

 

Co-organiser, conference Performance de la littérature en Asie du Sud: (1) Politiques de la performance littéraire, BULAC Oriental Library, Paris, 15 December 2016

 

Co-convener, South Asian Literature Seminar (March 2016- June 2017), DELI project in collaboration with the BULAC Oriental library, Paris

 

Co-organiser, conference Bhakti and Literatures, Institut National d'Histoire de l'Art, Paris, 23 June 2015

 

Co-organiser, workshop Indian Literature: Issues of delimitations, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle, Paris, 3 December 2015

 

Professional Service

 

Reviewer, Muslims Against the Muslim League: Critiques of Pakistan, Cambridge University Press

 

Reviewer, Encyclopaedic Dictionary of South Asian Literature, Paris

 

 


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