Mukulika Banerjee

Mukulika Banerjee was the inaugural Director of the LSE South Asia Centre from 2015 to 2020 and is an Associate Professor in Social Anthropology at the London School of Economics. Banerjee studied at 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.