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Resources and Announcements for Scholars

This page has the latest deadlines and updates on call for papers/proposals , scholarships, grants, & fellowships, job opportunities, and featured resources relating to South Asian studies. Scroll down for more!

Call for Papers/Proposals:

Call for Manuscripts by Dr. Ruby Lal – “Islamic South Asia”

Collection of Essays: Towards a Diasporic Imagination of the Present

Language, Power and Identity in Asia: Creating and Crossing Language Boundaries, 14-16 March 2016, Netherlands (IIAS)

World Asian Studies Conference, Aug. 11-13, Colombo, Sri Lanka 

What is Postcolonial Thought?, Nov. 23-25, Martinique (Caribbean) (*new)

CFP – Visual Culture in the Indian Subcontinent (*new)

Relations and Networks in Indian Ocean Writing, Nov. 26-27, Barcelona, Spain

Call for Manuscripts – India: Past, Present, and Future (*new)

Verge: Studies in Global Asias- Special Issue: Asian Empires and Imperialism

AIIS Book Prize – Unpublished 1st Manuscripts on an Indian subject

Call for Papers – “Jewish-Muslim Relations in South Asia” (for journal Cafe Dissensus)

Call for Papers – “Mediated Intimacies: Relationships, Bodies and Technology” (special issue of Journal of Gender Studies) (*new)

Scholarships, Grants & Fellowships:

Max-Planck Institute for the Study of Religious and Ethnic Diversity, 2 Postdoctoral Positions 

American Institute of Indian Studies Research Fellowships

Job Opportunities:

Tennessee University, Tenure-track, Asst. Professor, World History with East or South Asia emphasis

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Tenure-Track, Asst. Professor, World History 

University of San Francisco, Adjunct Instructor, MA, Asia Pacific Studies (*new)

Ashoka University (India), Asst./Assoc. Professor, Political Science or International Relations

University of Edinburgh, Lectureship, South Asian Art History (*new)

Featured Resources:

Collections: South Asian and Himalayan Art - Starting Jan. 1, 2015, more than 1,200 objects from 1st century BCE to the present will be available (The Smithsonian’s Museums of Asian Art)

South Asian American Digital Archive – Seeking to give voice to South Asian Americans through documenting, preserving, and sharing stories 

Endangered Archives Program – Printed books and periodicals from public institutions in eastern India before 1950

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