Faculty Profile

Dr. Ali Raza

Assistant Professor

Department Of Humanities & Social Sciences
Ali Raza is a historian specializing in the history of modern South Asia. He received his DPhil from the University of Oxford and was a research fellow at the Leibniz-Zentrum Moderner Orient in Berlin. His research and teaching interests include the social and intellectual history of South Asia, comparative colonialisms, decolonization, and post-colonial theory. Ali Raza's work has appeared in Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa, and the Middle East; South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies; Itinerario; South Asian History and Culture; and Contemporary South Asia. He is also the co-editor of The Internationalist Moment: South Asia, Worlds, and World Views, 1917-39 (Sage 2014), and the author of Revolutionary Pasts: Communist Internationalism in Colonial India, forthcoming with Cambridge University Press.
    • Book
      • Raza, A. .(2014). The Internationalist Moment South Asia, Worlds, and World Views 1917–39 . , Sage

    • Book Section/chapter
      • Raza, A. .(2014). Introduction: The Internationalism of the Moment: South Asia and the Contours of the Interwar World . The Internationalist Moment South Asia, Worlds, and World Views 1917–39 , Sage

      • Raza, A. .(2014). Straddling the International and the Regional: The Punjabi Left in the Interwar Period . The Internationalist Moment South Asia, Worlds, and World Views 1917–39 , Sage

    • Conference Papers
      • Raza, A. War and Revolution: An Analysis of Political Radicalism in British India . The Global War Centenary Conference, LUMS ,

      • Raza, A. Indian Communists in Berlin . Indians in Berlin during the First Half of the 20th century: Activities and Encounters in Politics, Culture, Science and Education ,

    • Journal Articles
      • Raza, A. .(2016). Paramilitary Organisations in Interwar India . South Asia: Journal of South Asian Studies , SA Studies Association of Australia/Taylor and Fra

SemesterTitleCode
Fall Semester 2018-19Directed Research Project1801
Fall Semester 2018-19Truth, Memory, and Justice1801
Spring Semester 2017-18Independent Study1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Senior Project1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Independent Study1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Independent Study1702
Spring Semester 2017-18Subaltern Studies: On History and Historiography1702
Spring Semester 2017-18The World Since 14531702
Fall Semester 2017-18Senior Project1701
Fall Semester 2017-18Independent Study1701
Spring Semester 2016-17Directed Research Project1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Directed Research Project1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Independent Study1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Senior Project II1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Senior Project1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Independent Study1602
Fall Semester 2016-17Independent Study1601
Fall Semester 2016-17In Our Times: Home, Identity, and Belonging1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Decoloniality and Decolonization1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Senior Project I1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Senior Project1601
Spring Semester 2015-16Senior Project II1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Senior Project II1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Subaltern Studies: On History and Historiography1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Imperialism and its Discontents in South Asia1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Senior Project II1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Independent Study1502
Fall Semester 2015-16Senior Project I1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Senior Project I1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Independent Study1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Senior Project I1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Independent Study1501
Spring Semester 2014-15The Urban Experience1402
Spring Semester 2014-15Senior Project II1402
Spring Semester 2014-15The World Since 14531402
Spring Semester 2014-15Independent Study1402
Spring Semester 2014-15Independent Study1402
Fall Semester 2014-15Imperialism and its Discontents in South Asia1401
Fall Semester 2014-15History of Colonial Expansion 1492-19191401
Fall Semester 2014-15Senior Project I1401
  • Past Courses
    SemesterTitleCode
    Spring Semester 2013-14History of Colonial Expansion 1492-19191302