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Article by Prof. Mona Bhan Takes Readers 'Inside Kashmir'

Article by Prof. Mona Bhan Takes Readers 'Inside Kashmir'

May 26, 2017

Mona Bhan, associate professor of sociology and anthropology at DePauw University, co-authored an article published in SAPIENS, an editorially independent publication of the Wenner-Gren Foundation for Anthropological Research.

The piece is titled "Inside Kashmir: A Heroic Fight for Justice". A summary states, "Razia Sultan has faced persecution, imprisonment, and torture in Kashmir since she was 16 years old. Her courageous story highlights how India’s military occupation of Kashmir has impacted the region’s women and shaped their struggles for survival and dignity."

Access the article, which was co-authored by Parvaiz Bukhari, here.

Mona Bhan is the author of Counterinsurgency, Democracy, and the Politics of Identity in India: From Warfare to Welfare?. In 2013, Bhan received the Exemplary Teaching Award, which is presented by the General Board of Higher Education of the United Methodist Church.

Learn more about the professor in this previous story.