Colin Matthew Room, Faculty of History, University of Oxford
Organisers: Miles Larmer and Faridah Zaman
Global Intellectual History has become an established field in recent years, with new journals, books and edited volumes reflecting its vibrancy. The workshop represents an important step in the building of an as yet informal network that seeks to generate new intellectual histories of and connections between South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. While South Asian intellectual historical study is comparatively well developed, it arguably suffers from continual implicit or explicit comparison with the West/Europe.