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Minnie Sinha

Alice Freeman Palmer Professor of History
Professor of English and Women's Studies

1029 Tisch Hall

Office Location(s): 1743 Haven Hall
Phone: 734.615.3451
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  • Affiliation(s)
    • Center for South Asian Studies
  • Fields of Study
    • South Asia
    • Colonialism and Imperialism
    • World and Global
    • Women's Studies
  • About

    Selected Publications:

    "Historically Speaking: Gender and Citizenship in Colonial India," in The Question of Gender, edited by Judith Butler and Elizabeth Weed (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 2011)

    "The Strange Death of an Imperial Ideal: The Case of Civis Britannicus" in Modern Makeovers: Handbook of Modernity in South Asia, edited by Saurabh Dube (Oxford University Press, 2011)

    Specters of Mother India: The Global Restructuring of an Empire (Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 2006) 

    Colonial Masculinity: The 'manly Englishman' and the 'effeminate Bengali' in the late nineteenth century (Manchester, UK: Manchester University Press, 1995)

  • Education
    • Master's from Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi and a PhD from the State University of New York at Stony Brook