Shreeyash Palshikar, Ph.D.

Shreeyash Palshikar, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
spalshikar@albright.edu
Masters Hall 126
610-921-6733

B.A. – Amherst College
M.A., Ph.D. – The University of Chicago


Areas of Expertise

  • South Asian Political History
  • History of Modern India
  • History of Magic
  • South Asian Studies

Areas of Research

“Laughter, Applause and Tears: Samyukta Maharashtra Rallies as Political Performances,” Guzy, Lidia Skoda, Uwe, eds. Power Plays: Performance of Power and the Power of Performance. Berlin: Weissensee Verlag 2008: 35-56.

“Protean Fakirs,” Cabinet: A Quarterly of Arts and Culture, No. 26, Summer 2007: 109-111.

Courses Taught

  • World History I- Origins-1500
  • East Asia from 1800
  • East Asia to 1800
  • Democracy and Violence in Modern India
  • South Asia from 1500
  • Colonialism and Nationalism in Modern India