Workshop: “Courts, Commodities and Consumption: Living Well in the Courts of the Deccan Sultanates,” by Emma Jane Flatt, UNC Chapel Hill
Mon, November 10, 2014 • 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM • GAR 4.100
Emma Flatt is an Assistant Professor in the History Department at UNC-Chapel Hill, and a Fellow at the Institute for Historical Studies in 2014-15. She was awarded her PhD from the School of Oriental and African Studies in 2009, was the Past and Present Postdoctoral Fellow at the Institute of Historical Research in London and then worked at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore before moving to UNC. She is the co-editor of "Garden and Landscape Practices in Precolonial India: Histories from the Deccan" and has published articles on wrestling and astrology. She is also currently involved in a collaborative project on the History of Friendship in South Asia.
Prof. Flatt's faculty profile:
Sumit Guha, Frances Higginbotham Nalle Centennial Professorship in History, UT Austin
Free and open to the public. RSVP required. To RSVP and receive a copy of the pre-circulated paper, please email Courtney by 9 a.m., Friday, Nov. 7.