Faculty Profile

Dr. Furrukh A. Khan

Associate Professor

Humanities & Social Sciences

Furrukh Khan has been with LUMS since 2001. He has a PhD in Postcolonial Studies from University of Kent at Canterbury, where he taught for two years prior to coming to LUMS. He has also taught English as a Foreign Language in the UK during the summers. His research interests include the Partition of India, Postcolonial Literature, Shakespeare and Oral History. His publications have appeared among others in Index on Censorship, AngloFiles and The International Journal of Punjab Studies as well as a chapter in The Novels of Bapsi Sidhwa (Edited by R.K. Dhawan and Novy Kapadia) and in Gender, Conflict and Migration (Edited by Navnita Chadha Behera). Furrukh has also published a case study: Empowerment through Representation: Aurat Foundation's Initiative in Local Governance. Managing NGOs in Developing Countries (Volume Three: Gender Challenges). Edited by Dawood Ghaznavi and Bashir Ahmad Khan. Karachi, Oxford University Press, 2006. Furrukh was selected as the South Asia Fellow by Social Science Research Council in 2003. He was hosted by The Center for the Study of Developing Societies in Delhi as the ASIA Fellow, funded by a grant from the Asian Scholarship Foundation in 2006. He was selected as the British Academy/ESRC Visiting Fellow from South Asia and the Middle East and affiliated with University of Manchester in 2007. Furrukh has also directed Stories of the Broken Self, a documentary on the Pakistani women's narratives of the 1947 Partition.

    • Conference Papers
      • Khan, F. A. Presidential Theme Panel - IR and the non-Western worlds: imagining a globally inclusive ‘we’ . International Studies Association’s 56th Annual Convention, 18th – 21st February 2015, New Orleans, United States. ,
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Fall Semester 2017-18Senior Project1701
Fall Semester 2017-18The Word & the World1701
Fall Semester 2017-18African Literature1701
Summer Semester 2016-17Senior Project II1603
Spring Semester 2016-17Independent Study1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Independent Study1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Senior Project II1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Senior Project II1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Senior Project II1602
Spring Semester 2016-17Senior Project I1602
Spring Semester 2016-17The Word & the World1602
Fall Semester 2016-17Independent Study1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Independent Study1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Senior Project I1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Senior Project I1601
Fall Semester 2016-17William Shakespeare1601
Fall Semester 2016-17Literature of Conflict1601
Summer Semester 2015-16Senior Project I1503
Summer Semester 2015-16Introduction to Film Studies1503
Summer Semester 2015-16The Word & the World1503
Spring Semester 2015-16Senior Project II1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Senior Project II1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Introduction to Film Studies1502
Spring Semester 2015-16Senior Project II1502
Fall Semester 2015-16Senior Project I1501
Fall Semester 2015-16The Word & the World1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Senior Project I1501
Fall Semester 2015-16Imagining Lahore1501
Spring Semester 2014-15Senior Project II1402
Spring Semester 2014-15The Word & the World1402
Spring Semester 2014-15Independent Study1402
Spring Semester 2014-15Independent Study1402
Spring Semester 2014-15African Literature1402
Fall Semester 2014-15Senior Project I1401
Fall Semester 2014-15Literature of Conflict1401
  • Past Courses
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    Summer Semester 2013-14The Word & the World1303
    Spring Semester 2013-14Senior Project II1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14The Word & the World1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14Independent Study1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14Independent Study1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14William Shakespeare1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14Senior Project I1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14Independent Study1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14Literature of Conflict1301
    Summer Semester 2012-13The Word & the World1203
    Spring Semester 2012-13Colonial Discourse & Postcolonial Theory1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13Senior Project II1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13The Word & the World1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13Senior Project I1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13Independent Study1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13Senior Project I1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13Independent Study1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13Imagining Lahore1201
    Term II 2011-2012William Shakespeare1120
    Summer Semester 2011-12Independent Study1103
    Summer Semester 2011-12Independent Study1103
    Spring Semester 2011-12Senior Project II1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12William Shakespeare1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12The Word & the World1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12Senior Project I1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12Literature of Conflict1101
    Summer Semester 2009-10Independent Study903
    Spring Semester 2009-10Independent Study902
    Spring Semester 2009-10Independent Study902
    Fall Semester 2009-10Independent Study901
    Fall Semester 2009-10Independent Study901
    Summer Qtr 2008-09Senior Project804
    Summer Qtr 2008-09Independent Study804
    Summer Qtr 2008-09Independent Study804
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Senior Project803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Independent Study803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Independent Study803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009Literature of the Muslim World803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09Imagining Lahore802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09Post-Colonial Theory802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09Senior Project801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09SS Independent Study I801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09Literature of Conflict801
    Summer Qtr 2007-08Social Sciences Senior Project704
    Spring Qtr 2007-08Imagining Lahore703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08Social Sciences Senior Project702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08Literature of Conflict702
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08African Literature701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08Introduction to Literature in English701
    Spring Qtr 2006-07Social Politics of Contemporary Muslim Society603
    Winter Qtr 2006-07Literature of Conflict602
    Winter Qtr 2006-07Introduction to Literature in English602
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07Introduction to Literature in English601
    Spring Qtr 2005-06Post-Colonial Theory503
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06Post-Colonial Literature501
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06Literature of Conflict501
    Spring Qtr 2004-05Introduction to Literature in English403
    Winter Qtr 2004-05African Literature402
    Winter Qtr 2004-05German - II402
    Autumn Qtr 2004-05Literature of Conflict401
    Spring Qtr 2003-04Introduction to Literature in English303
    Winter Qtr 2003-04Shakespeare: Politics of Marginality302
    Autumn Qtr 2003-04Introduction to Literature in English301
    Spring Qtr 2002-03Literature of Conflict203
    Winter Qtr 2002-03Introduction to Literature in English202
    Autumn Qtr 2002-03Introduction to Literature in English201
    Autumn Qtr 2002-03Composition & Writing201