South Asia Seminar: “The Language of Global History: Ashraf, Middle Classes and Buerger - Examples from Delhi in the Nineteenth Century”
March 13, 2008
A talk by Margrit Pernau, University of Bielefeld.
Margrit Pernau Margrit Pernau is Leader of a Research Group at the Centre for the History of Emotions at the Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin (Germany). Her research focuses on Indian History in the 18th-20th century as well as on the History of Modern Islam with particular reference to historical semantics, comparative studies and translation studies. At present she is engaged in a major project on emotions, civility and civil society in North India and Hyderabad from the 18th century to the present.