Grewal, Inderpal

Inderpal Grewal is Chair and Professor in the Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies Program; Faculty in the South Asia Council and the Ethnicity, Race and Migration Studies Program; and Affiliate Faculty in American Studies and Anthropology at Yale University. She is author of Home and Harem: Nation, Gender, Empire and Cultures of Travel (Duke, 1996), Transnational America: Feminisms, Diasporas, Neoliberalisms (Duke, 2005), and Saving the Security State: Exceptional Citizens in Twenty-first century America (Duke, 2017). She is co-editor (with Caren Kaplan) of Scattered Hegemonies: Postmodernity and Transnational Feminist Practices (University of Minnesota Press, 1995), Introduction to Women’s Studies: Gender in a Transnational World (Mc-Graw Hill, 2001, 2005) and (with Victoria Bernal) of Theorizing NGO’s: Feminism, Neoliberalism and the State (Duke, 2014). Her areas of research include feminist theory, cultural studies of South Asia and its diasporas, British and U.S. imperialism, and global feminist movements.


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On her book Saving the Security State: Exceptional Citizens in Twenty-First-Century America
(Our Cover Feature of February 18, 2018)