Faculty Profile

Dr. Furrukh A. Khan

Associate Professor

Department Of 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. ,
Semester Title Code
Spring Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Introduction to Film Studies 1702
Spring Semester 2017-18 Literature of Conflict 1702
Fall Semester 2017-18 Senior Project 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 The Word & the World 1701
Fall Semester 2017-18 African Literature 1701
Summer Semester 2016-17 Senior Project II 1603
Spring Semester 2016-17 Independent Study 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Independent Study 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Senior Project II 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Senior Project II 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Senior Project II 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 Senior Project I 1602
Spring Semester 2016-17 The Word & the World 1602
Fall Semester 2016-17 Independent Study 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Independent Study 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Senior Project I 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Senior Project I 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 William Shakespeare 1601
Fall Semester 2016-17 Literature of Conflict 1601
Summer Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1503
Summer Semester 2015-16 Introduction to Film Studies 1503
Summer Semester 2015-16 The Word & the World 1503
Spring Semester 2015-16 Senior Project II 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Senior Project II 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Introduction to Film Studies 1502
Spring Semester 2015-16 Senior Project II 1502
Fall Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 The Word & the World 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Senior Project I 1501
Fall Semester 2015-16 Imagining Lahore 1501
Spring Semester 2014-15 Senior Project II 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 The Word & the World 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Independent Study 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 Independent Study 1402
Spring Semester 2014-15 African Literature 1402
Fall Semester 2014-15 Senior Project I 1401
Fall Semester 2014-15 Literature of Conflict 1401
  • Past Courses
    Semester Title Code
    Summer Semester 2013-14 The Word & the World 1303
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Senior Project II 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 The Word & the World 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1302
    Spring Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1302
    Fall Semester 2013-14 William Shakespeare 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Senior Project I 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Independent Study 1301
    Fall Semester 2013-14 Literature of Conflict 1301
    Summer Semester 2012-13 The Word & the World 1203
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Colonial Discourse & Postcolonial Theory 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Senior Project II 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 The Word & the World 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1202
    Spring Semester 2012-13 Independent Study 1202
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Senior Project I 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Independent Study 1201
    Fall Semester 2012-13 Imagining Lahore 1201
    Term II 2011-2012 William Shakespeare 1120
    Summer Semester 2011-12 Independent Study 1103
    Summer Semester 2011-12 Independent Study 1103
    Spring Semester 2011-12 Senior Project II 1102
    Spring Semester 2011-12 William Shakespeare 1102
    Fall Semester 2011-12 The Word & the World 1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Senior Project I 1101
    Fall Semester 2011-12 Literature of Conflict 1101
    Summer Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 903
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 902
    Spring Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 902
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 901
    Fall Semester 2009-10 Independent Study 901
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Senior Project 804
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Independent Study 804
    Summer Qtr 2008-09 Independent Study 804
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Senior Project 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Independent Study 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Independent Study 803
    Spring Qtr 2008-2009 Literature of the Muslim World 803
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Imagining Lahore 802
    Winter Qtr 2008-09 Post-Colonial Theory 802
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Senior Project 801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 SS Independent Study I 801
    Autumn Qtr 2008-09 Literature of Conflict 801
    Summer Qtr 2007-08 Social Sciences Senior Project 704
    Spring Qtr 2007-08 Imagining Lahore 703
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Social Sciences Senior Project 702
    Winter Qtr 2007-08 Literature of Conflict 702
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 African Literature 701
    Autumn Qtr 2007-08 Introduction to Literature in English 701
    Spring Qtr 2006-07 Social Politics of Contemporary Muslim Society 603
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Literature of Conflict 602
    Winter Qtr 2006-07 Introduction to Literature in English 602
    Autumn Qtr 2006-07 Introduction to Literature in English 601
    Spring Qtr 2005-06 Post-Colonial Theory 503
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06 Post-Colonial Literature 501
    Autumn Qtr 2005-06 Literature of Conflict 501
    Spring Qtr 2004-05 Introduction to Literature in English 403
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 African Literature 402
    Winter Qtr 2004-05 German - II 402
    Autumn Qtr 2004-05 Literature of Conflict 401
    Spring Qtr 2003-04 Introduction to Literature in English 303
    Winter Qtr 2003-04 Shakespeare: Politics of Marginality 302
    Autumn Qtr 2003-04 Introduction to Literature in English 301
    Spring Qtr 2002-03 Literature of Conflict 203
    Winter Qtr 2002-03 Introduction to Literature in English 202
    Autumn Qtr 2002-03 Introduction to Literature in English 201
    Autumn Qtr 2002-03 Composition & Writing 201