Shaikh, Farzana

Emile Chabal

Farzana Shaikh is an Associate Fellow at the Royal Institute of International Affairs in London, where she directs the Pakistan Study Group.  A former Research Fellow of Clare Hall Cambridge, she is the author of Community and Consensus in Islam: Muslim Representation in Colonial India, 1860-1947 (Cambridge University Press, 1989) and has published widely on Muslim South Asia.  She has been a Visiting Professor at the University of Pennsylvania and most recently was a Visitor at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton.

On Rorotoko:

On her book Making Sense of Pakistan
(Our Cover Feature of July 26, 2009)