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Center for South Asian Studies (CSAS)

Recent News

U-M in the Indian News

Did you know that research conducted at the University of Michigan has appeared in the news in India more than 2000 times in just the last few months? Here are some of those stories--from a variety of Indian publications--from this past month. 

Professor Matthew Hull is awarded the J. I. Staley Prize

The prize is presented to a living author for a book that exemplifies outstanding scholarship and writing in anthropology. Professor Hull was recognized for his book "Government of Paper: The Materiality of Bureaucracy in Urban Pakistan."


The Center for South Asian Studies at the University of Michigan is a national leader in promoting a deeper understanding of India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, and Sri Lanka. The center offers a range of area-related courses taught by outstanding faculty, a scholarly lecture series, conferences, study abroad fellowships, student colloquiums and opportunities to volunteer, sponsor and cosponsor a variety of events. CSAS is also a US Department of Education designated National Resource Center, funded to develop area studies education for this region of the world.

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