COSAS BA Prize Interview – Jonathan Chung

Interview with Fourth-Year Lap Yin Jonathan Chung, COSAS BA Prize Winner for his research paper titled, “Late-colonial Incels? Erotic Debasement, Celibacy, and the Hindu Nationalist Movement.” The COSAS BA Prize recognizes excellence in BA thesis research in the study...
Member Achievement: Kaneesha Parsard

Member Achievement: Kaneesha Parsard

Recently, COSAS member Kaneesha Parsard, Assistant Professor of English, published an article titled “Criticism as Proposition” in the South Atlantic Quarterly. Parsard’s newest essay, “Criticism as Proposition,” is animated by the question: What is possible...
Member Achievement: Tori Gross

Member Achievement: Tori Gross

Recently, COSAS member Dr. Tori Gross published an article titled “Constructing a caste in the past: Revisionist histories and competitive authority in South India” in Modern Asian Studies. The article examines the political history of the Devendrakula Vellalars...
N. Govindarajan

N. Govindarajan

Assistant Instructional Professor in South Asian Languages and Civilizations

Member Achievement: Paul Staniland

Member Achievement: Paul Staniland

Congratulations to COSAS Member Paul Staniland, Associate Professor of Political Science and Faculty Chair of the Committee on International Relations (CIR), on his recently published book, Ordering Violence: Explaining Armed Group-State Relations from Conflict to...
James Vaughn

James Vaughn

Assistant Instructional Professor in the Social Sciences Collegiate Division; Affiliate Faculty in History