Sarah Ansari – India at War: the Bombay Presidency’s ‘Home Front’, 1914-1918

Event Date: 9 June 2016 
 Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way London NW1 2HD   The Royal Asiatic Society presents: Professor Sarah Ansari (Royal Holloway) – India at War: the Bombay Presidency’s ‘Home Front’, 1914-1918 Introduction by Dr Gordon Johnson (President, RAS): Talk: Questions: accompanying images: share this entry:

Sarah Ansari – At the Crossroads? Exploring Sindh’s Recent Past from a Spatial Perspective

Event Date: 17 February 2015 Windsor Auditorium Royal Holloway University of London Egham, Surrey TW20 0EX Inaugural Lecture Professor Sarah Ansari (RHUL) –  At the Crossroads? Exploring Sindh’s Recent Past from a Spatial Perspective From a ‘sleepy backwater’ under the British Raj to the political heart of a new state, Sindh’s location vis-à-vis centres of power seemed to change dramatically …

From Subjects to Citizens: Society and the Everyday State in India and Pakistan 1947 – 1964 – conference page

        Royal Holloway University of London Department of History and The University of Leeds School of History Event Date: 9 and 10 September 2010  Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way, London NW1   From Subjects to Citizens: Society and the Everyday State in India and Pakistan 1947 – 1964 This research, a three-year collaboration between the History …

Sarah Ansari – The Curious Case of Sir Gilbert Grace: Policing Karachi, 1947-1958

        Royal Holloway University of London Department of History and The University of Leeds School of History Event Date: 9 and 10 September 2010  Royal Asiatic Society 14 Stephenson Way, London NW1 Sarah Ansari – The Curious Case of Sir Gilbert Grace: Policing Karachi, 1947-1958 So-called ‘ethnic’, or provincial, tensions have been an endemic feature of Pakistani …

Pakistan: business as usual?

25 February 2010 – A round table event with David Taylor, Umar Khan, Ali Usman Qasmi, Daniel Haines, Sarah Ansari, Humayun Ansari, Markus Daechsel

Sarah Ansari – Children, Citizenship and the State in 1950s Pakistan

Sarah Ansari, Royal Holloway University of London Children, citizenship and the state in 1950s Pakistan This paper explores the position of children in 1950s Pakistan at the time when the new state was still in the process of working out its citizenship rules and responsibilities. It considers the evolution of Pakistan’s citizenship laws in the early 1950s; individual cases in …