Book chapter / Addressee Function in Khasak

Divya Dwivedi. 2018. “The Addressee Function, or the Uses of Narratological Laity: Lessons of Khasak,” in Divya Dwivedi, Henrik Skov Nielsen and Richard Walsh (eds). Narratology and Ideology: Negotiating Context, Form, and Theory in Postcolonial Narratives. Columbus:…

Book / Muslims of Malabar

Hussain Randathani. 2018. Muslims of Malabar: Society and Politics (1800-1921). New Delhi: B.R. Publishing Corporation. Hardcover / ISBN 9386223716 / Rs. 1400 (Amazon India). About the book: The work is an attempt to highlight certain aspects of…

Book / Political Violence in Kannur

Ullekh N.P. 2018. Kannur: Inside India’s Bloodiest Revenge Politics. New Delhi: Penguin India. Hardback / 232 pages / ISBN 13 9780670090693 / Rs. 499. About the book: Kannur, a sleepy coastal district in the scenic south…

Fellowships / JIAS Writing Fellowships 2019

The Johannesburg Institute for Advanced Study (JIAS), South Africa invites applications for its Fourth Writing Semester, which will run from 4 February to 31 May 2019. Fellowships are open to any field of expertise. Previous…

Journal article / Urbanisation in Kerala Census

Praveen Lal C.S. and Sajini B. Nair. 2017. “Urbanization in Kerala—What Does the Census Data Reveal?,” Indian Journal of Human Development, 11 (3): 356-386. Abstract: Kerala’s recent urban growth rate has thrown open a challenge before the…

Book / Basel Mission in Malabar and South Canara

Jaiprakash Raghaviah. 2018. Faith and Industrial Reformation: Basel Mission in Malabar and South Canara. New Delhi: Gyan Publishing House. Hardbound / 302 pages / Rs 1050 / ISBN 9788121214186 About the book (publisher’s description): The…