Tying the Interdisciplinary Knot: Investigating the Grammars of Marriage and Desire

5 October 2021, 12:00 - 14:00

Online event (UK time)

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Samita Sen (University of Cambridge)
Perveez Mody (University of Cambridge)



  • Mody, Perveez. The intimate state: Love-marriage and the law in Delhi. Routledge, 2008.
  • Mody, Perveez. 'Love and the law: love-marriage in Delhi.'Modern Asian Studies 36, no. 1 (2002): 223-256.
  • Sen, Samita. 'Religious conversion, infant marriage and polygamy: Regulating marriage in India in the late nineteenth century', Journal of History, 26, 2008-2009, pp. 99-145.
  • Sen, Samita. 'Cohabitation and Conflict: Legalizing the Conflict Marriage System in the Andamans, 1860-1890', in Intimate Others: Marriage and Sexualities in  India, ed. by Ranjita Biswas, Nandita Dhawan, and Samita Sen, Stree: 2011, Calcutta, pp.  66-97

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