Shail Mayaram

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Shail Mayaram is Professor at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi. Publications include Against History, Against State: Counterperspectives from the Margins (New York: Columbia University Press, 2003); Resisting Regimes: Myth, Memory and the Shaping of a Muslim Identity (Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1997); coauthored with Ashis Nandy, Shikha Trivedi, Achyut Yagnik, Creating a Nationality: The Ramjanmabhumi Movement and the Fear of Self (Delhi: Oxford University Press, 1995); coedited with Ajay Skaria and MSS Pandian, Subaltern Studies: Muslims, Dalits and the fabrications of history vol 12 (Delhi: Permanent Black, 2005); and edited, The Other Global City (New York and London: Routledge, 2008) and Philosophy as Samvada and Svaraja: Dialogical Meditations on Daya Krishna and Ramchandra Gandhi (Shimla and Delhi: IIAS/Oxford University Press, forthcoming). A current book project is titled, Nationalism in the time of Imperial Terror: From Pax Britannica to Pax Americana.

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Senior Fellow and Professor at the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi