Neha Chatterji

Postdoctoral Fellow

Manipal Centre for Humanities

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Subject code Semester
Understanding the Past HUM119
Indian History and Historiography HUM218

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PhD History Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi 2018
MPhil History Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi 2012
MA History Jadavpur University, Kolkata 2010
BA History Jadavpur University, Kolkata 2008

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Social History of Modern India (with emphasis on articulations between politics, religion, spirituality and caste)

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

Neha Chatterji is a SYLFF Fellow.

‘Sekaler Nigarh O Ekaler Pratisruti: ‘Ganadevata’y Ganachetanar Nirmiti’ (‘The Shackles of Old and the Promise of New: The Construction of Popular Consciousness in the novel Ganadevata’)

2015-01-09

Ebong Prantik, Vol. 7, Issue 2

A Historian’s Experiments with Truth

2016-01-02

The Book Review, Vol. XL, Number 2

Between Caste and Gender

2016-01-07

The Book Review, Vol. XL, Number 7

From Faith to Ideology: Spiritual Inspirations of Political Subjects, Bengal, 1900-1910

The Journal of the Calcutta Historical Society, forthcoming.

Perspectives on Caste: The Nineteenth Century Bengali Literati

Sahapedia (https://www.sahapedia.org/), forthcoming.

Sacrifice as Self-respect: Notes on an Untouchable Movement in South Bengal in Late Colonial and Post-colonial Times

The Indian Economic and Social History Review, forthcoming.