HIS480H5 • Partition and its Aftermath in South Asia

Description

This course examines the everyday effects of the partition of 1947, and its aftermath, when British India gained independence and was also crafted into new nation states. Amongst other issues, it engages with sexual violence, nation-making, territoriality, rehabilitation, citizenship, and spatiality. More broadly it connects these issues to space, place and historical memory.

Prerequisites
Distribution Requirement
Humanities
Total Instructional Hours
24S
Mode of Delivery
In Class
Program Area
History