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Summer of Hindi

Summer of Hindi

I spent this summer at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s South Asia Summer Language Institute (SASLI), studying Hindi with the legendary pedagogue Virendra Singh. Highly recommended!

Did I Say England?

Did I Say England?

I meant “England and Italy”. My paper “La Fille du Régiment and the Construction of French Patriotism and Identity in the Inter- Empire Period” has been accepted to the conference VIVA V.E.R.D.I. –  La...

Next stop, England!

Next stop, England!

I will be presenting the paper “Confrontation and Accommodation in the Battle of Séga and Christian Song in Mauritius” at the Christian Congregational Music: Local and Global Perspectives conference in England this September. The...