Katherine B Martineau

Katherine B Martineau

Assistant Professor of South Asian Studies

Ph.D., Sociocultural Anthropology, University of Michigan
M.A., Women’s Studies and Anthropology, Brandeis University
B.A., Religious Studies and South Asian Studies, University of Michigan

Office: LS G674
Email: kbmartin@binghamton.edu

Areas of Study and Interest

  • Contemporary India
  • Colonial South Asia
  • Semiotic processes of social life (language and media practice)
  • Free speech in cultural and historical perspective
  • Gender, sexuality, and kinship
  • The global circulation of Asian religions

Recent Courses

  • Gender and Sexuality in South Asia
  • Translation and Ethnography
  • Language Politics
  • Global India

Current Book Project

The Moral Public: Journalism, Language and Liberalism in Eastern India

Last Updated: 8/30/16