01:070:244 South Asia Ethnography

3 credits

Course Description: "Traditional" south Asia, emphasizing "Hindus"; contemporary reconstructions and contestations. Sexuality, gender, family, village, caste, religion; regional and national identities; class, urban south Asia, contemporary pop culture; the diaspora.

Preliminary Syllabus:

Most Recent Syllabus:
pdf 244Ghassem-FachandiFall2019 (173 KB)


Departmental Chair
Ryne Palombit
Email - Ryne Palombit
Fall 21 Office Hrs.

Monday 5:30-6:30 pm, virtual
Wednesday 5:30-6:30 pm, virtual

Undergraduate Director
Robert S. Scott
Email - Robert S. Scott
Office Hours: virtual, by arrangement

Undergraduate Assistant
Maydelle Romero
Email - Maydelle Romero
Available by email M-F 9-5