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Leiden University
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South Asia, Decolonization, Anti-Imperialism, Cold War, Global History
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About Me

Carolien Stolte’s research focuses on South Asian history from a transregional perspective. Her current project is entitled “Southern Crossings: Indian activists and the Afro-Asian Movement in the Early Cold War”. Stolte is chief editor of the journal Itinerario (Cambridge University Press) and of the book series Global Connections (Leiden University Press).

With Su Lin Lewis (Bristol University), she co-directs the Afro-Asian Networks project (see website, blog, twitter).

Recent Publications

Recent publications:

With the Afro-Asian Networks Collective, “Manifesto: Networks of Decolonization in Asia and Africa”, Radical History Review 131 (2018), 167-182.

Carolien Stolte and Alicia Schrikker (eds.), World History – A Genealogy (Leiden University Press, 2017).

Carolien Stolte and Yoshiyuki Kikuchi (eds.), Eurasian Encounters: Museums, Missions, Modernities (Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press, 2016).

Media Coverage
Country Focus
Expertise by Geography
Asia, India
Expertise by Chronology
Expertise by Topic
Colonialism, Local & Regional, Politics, Rebellion & Revolution