Indian Mobilities in the West, 1900–1947: Gender, Performance, Embodiment

Indian Mobilities in the West, 1900–1947: Gender, Performance, Embodiment Shompa Lahiri , New York, Palgrave MacMillan, 2010, ix + 207 pp., ISBN: 978-0-230-61820-6   When India was seen as a country that manifest deeply rooted patriarchal values in its tradition and culture...

Transnational Pakistani Marriages: marrying back home

Transnational Pakistani Marriages: marrying back home, Katharine Charsley, Published by Routledge, Newyork, ISBN: 978-0-415-66066-2 As studies on migration, Diaspora, citizenship are increasing in numbers, one trend that is mostly observed and hence has been the subject of numerous researches...

Contemporary Diasporic South Asian Women's Fiction

Contemporary Diasporic South Asian Women's Fiction: Gender, Narration and Globalisation by Ruvani Ranasinha, Palgrave Macmillan 2016, ISBN 978-1-137-40305-6 Ruvani Ranasinha's fourth book "Contemporary Diasporic South Asian Women's Fiction: Gender, Narration and Globalisation...

Ethnic Routes to becoming American

Rudrappa, S. (2004). Ethnic routes to becoming American: Indian immigrants and the cultures of citizenship. Rutgers University Press, 978-0-8135-5613-0, 256 pp The contorted notions of assimilation, multiculturalism, citizenship, and acculturation are an integral part of immigration process c...

Parsis in India and the Diaspora

Parsis in India and the Diaspora (2008) edited by John R. Hinnells and Alan Williams, Routledge, Taylor and Francis Group, ISBN: 0-203-93450-4, Pages: 305 The present book here for review is an outcome of the research workshop held in 2007,intheSchool of Oriental and African studies conducted...

Sea of Poppies

Ghosh, Amitav (2008). Sea of Poppies, Penguin Books India. ©Amitav Ghosh 2008, ISBN: 978-0-374-17422-4 With the advent of an open economy and technological advancement, the entire world remains strongly connected. The physical boundaries have blurred between people, societies and na...

Contemporary Malaysian Indians – History, Issues, Challenges & Prospects

Contemporary Malaysian Indians – History, Issues, Challenges & Prospects Edited by Denison Jayasooria and K. S. Nathan. Institute of Ethnic Studies (KITA), UKM, Malaysia, 2016., pp. 640., ISBN 978-976-0741-20-8. No matter how minuscule the numbers of Malaysian Indi...

Globalization, Prostitution and Sex Trafficking: Corporeal Politics

Penttinen, Elina. “Globalization, Prostitution and Sex Trafficking: Corporeal Politics”, Routledge, 2007. This book makes an attempt to look at the global sex industry and how individual players in the industry embody the process of globalization. Unlike the macro approach to the...

Bhangra Moves: From Ludhiana to London and Beyond

Roy, Anjali Gera (2010). Bhangra Moves: From Ludhiana to London and Beyond. Ashgate Publication ISBN: 9780754658238, 2010. Bhangra is a very popular Punjabi performing art which has ruled over pop music industry in India and abroad. Since 1990s, the effects of globalization have been seen in ...

American Karma: Race, Culture and Identity in the Indian Diaspora

Bhatia Sunil, American Karma: Race, Culture and Identity in the Indian Diaspora, 2007, New York: New York University Press (ISBN 978-081-4799-581) The book provides an account of Indian Diaspora’s struggle with their identity in The United States. In their tryst with America, the book e...

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