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Engaging with ‘a Quintessential University Person’

Conversations with Ambedkar: 10 Ambedkar Memorial Lectures edited by Valerian Rodrigues, Tulika Books and Ambedkar University Delhi, July 2019; pp 282, ₹ 750.

Neo-liberalism, Development and Deprivation in India

Dispossession, Deprivation and Development: Essays for Utsa Patnaik edited by Arindam Banerjee and C P Chandrasekhar, New Delhi: Tulika Books, 2018; pp x +270, ₹ 750.

Suffragettes in Saris

Indian Suffragettes: Female Identities and Transnational Networks by Sumita Mukherjee, Oxford University Press India, 2018; pp 312, ₹ 699 (hardcover).

Unravelling Cities and Urban Spaces

Urban Spaces in Modern India edited by Narayani Gupta and Partho Datta, Shimla: Indian Institute of Advanced Study, 2018; pp xii + 354, ₹ 600.

Substantiated Storytelling

Poverty Matters: Covering Deprivation in India by K Nagaraj (based on lectures)/Nalini Rajan (ed), Hyderabad: Orient BlackSwan, 2017; pp x + 172, price not indicated.

Unpacking the Motives of Neo-liberal Regimes

Labour Law Reforms in India: All in the Name of Jobs by Anamitra Roychowdhury, Oxon and New York: Routledge, 2018, pp xxii + 313, ₹ 1,095 (hardcover) .

Sedition Cross-examined

Sedition in Liberal Democracies by Anushka Singh , New Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2018; pp xii + 393, ₹ 995.

Gandhi in the Company of Western Philosophers

Gandhi and Philosophy: On Theological Anti-Politics by Shaj Mohan and Divya Dwivedi, Foreword by Jean-Luc Nancy, New Delhi: Bloomsbury, 2019; pp i–x, 1–272 , ₹ 799 (hardcover).

Interweaving Violence and Non-violence

Violence and Non-Violence across Time: History, Religion and Culture edited by Sudhir Chandra, South Asia Edition, New York: Routledge, 2018; pp 314, ₹ 1,095 (hardbound).

Hate, Love and Secularism

Partitions of the Heart: Unmaking the Idea of India by Harsh Mander, India: Penguin Viking, 2018; pp 277, ₹ 366 (hardback).

New Light on Deprivation of Muslims in India

Denial and Deprivation: Indian Muslims after the Sachar Committee and Ranganath Misra Commission Reports by Abdur Rahman, New Delhi: Manohar Publishers & Distributors, 2018; pp 551, ₹ 695 (paperback).

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