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Alaka Wali on “Beyond Bollywood”

August 16, 2017

The new "Beyond Bollywood" exhibition at the Field Museum is "the first exhibit of its kind to really concentrate on Indo-Americans, as opposed to Indians in America," Visiting Fellow Alaka Wali tells the Chicago Tribune.

Paul Staniland on Political Violence in Charlottesville

August 16, 2017

In a Q&A with Vox, Political Science Professor Paul Staniland (Faculty Fellow, The State, Violence, and Social Control in the Contemporary World) warns of dangerous escalations in response to President Trump's statements on recent events in Charlottesville.

Anna Tsouhlarakis on the Solar Eclipse

August 9, 2017

With "Edges of Her," a new piece on display at the Center for the Arts in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, artist Anna Tsouhlarakis prompts viewers to question their assumptions about the upcoming solar eclipse. 

Whitney Cox on Chola History

July 30, 2017

In this Q&A with the Times of India, Associate Professor Whitney Cox (South Asian Languages and Civilizations ), a Faculty Fellow on our Imperial Interstices research project, shares his insights on social, economic, and political relations in the Chola kingdom during the reign of Kulottunga Chola (1070-1120 AD).

Paul Staniland on Pakistan’s Democratic Crisis

July 28, 2017

Political Science Professor Paul Staniland, a Faculty Fellow on our State, Violence, and Social Control in the Contemporary World project, talks to the New York Times about the Pakistan Supreme Court's role in ousting Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.

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