Mukulika Banerjee

Mukulika Banerjee was inaugural Director of the LSE South Asia Centre from 2015-2020 and is Associate Professor in Social Anthropology at the London School of Economics. She studied in Delhi and Oxford universities and taught at Oxford and UCL before joining LSE. Her books include Why India Votes?, The Pathan Unarmed and The Sari and edited Muslim Portraits. She has just completed a monograph, Cultivating Democracy: Politics and Citizenship in Agrarian India.