Ajantha Subramanian

Ajantha Subramanian

Professor of Anthropology and South Asian Studies
Chair, Department of Anthropology
Ajantha Subramanian

Research Interests

Political Economy; Colonialism and Postcoloniality; Political Ecology; Space; Social Movements; Citizenship; South Asia; South Asian diaspora.

Related Publications

Shorelines: Space and Rights in South India (Stanford University Press, 2009)

Community, Place, and Citizenship. (2007)

Community, class, and conservation: Development politics on the Kanyakumari coast. (2003)

Modernity from Below: Local Citizenship on the South Indian Coast. (2003)

Mukkuvar Modernity: Development as a Cultural Identity. (2003)

Faculty Department



Weatherhead Center for International Affairs

Contact Information

Tozzer 210
p: (617) 496-9647

Research Areas

Alphabetical by Last Name