SWGI Fall Seminar Series: A talk by Dr. Nosheen Ali

Thursday, November 7, 2019

'Feminist Journeys in Academia: Theorizing State Power, Development and Social Justice in Pakistan's Northern Frontier’ 

In this talk, Dr. Ali will highlighted key theoretical interventions from her recently published book "Delusional States: Feeling Rule and Development in Pakistan's Northern Frontier", while emphasizing the power and perils of a feminist research process.

Dr. Nosheen Ali is a sociologist studying state theory, ecology and Muslim cultural politics in South Asia. She is the founder of Karti Dharti, an alternative space for environmental learning in Hyderabad, and Umang poetry, a digital humanities endeavour for documenting contemporary poetic thought in South Asia.