Bengali Oral Histories
Scope and Contents
- Creation: 2006 -- 2015
- Manjapra, Kris, 1979- (Person)
Language of Materials
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Biographical / Historical
Kris Manjapra (1978-) was born in Nassau, Bahamas on July 28, 1978. He joined the Tufts University history department in 2008 after completing his dissertation at Harvard in 2007 and a postdoctoral year at UCLA. At Tufts he teaches courses on South Asia and globalization, comparative anti-colonialism, South Asian and modern European intellectual history, and post-colonialism. Manjapra's research is on South Asian and German history, with a focus on transnational and post-colonial perspectives.
As co-director of the South Asia Digital Humanities Lab at Tufts, Manjapra organizes the Corpora multimedia archiving project that aims to create an indexed and federated repository of oral histories, lectures, and other educational audio-visual materials across disciplines.
209 Digital Object(s) (160 unprocessed digital objects)
583 Megabytes (Of the 209 digital objects, 9 have extent information comprising 583 MB.)