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Professor Francesca Orsini FBA

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About this Fellow

Literatures of South Asia; multilingual and located approach to world literature; book history in South Asia



Current post

  • Professor of Hindi and South Asian Literature, SOAS, University of London

Other Africa, Asia and the Middle East Fellows

Professor Megan Vaughan

History, African Languages and Literature, Social History in Africa, Economic History in Africa, History of Medicine in Africa.

Professor Karin Barber

I am an anthropologist with a particular interest in popular culture, religion, and the verbal arts, both oral and written. Most of my research has been in the Yoruba-speaking area of Nigeria, and I am currently working on early Yoruba print culture.