Masood, Kamini

Field: South Asia; Advisor: Ahmed; Year: 2020

Kamini Masood is a PhD Student in South Asian history at Columbia. Her interests lie at the intersection of social and cultural histories of eighteenth century South Asia, histories of the body, and slavery and carceral studies. Her research currently focuses on the relationship environmental disasters and displaced populations made vulnerable to enslavement in the long eighteenth century in Punjab.
She also serves as rapporteur for the South Asia Seminar at Columbia University.


Kamini received her B.A. in History from Lafayette College.