Shaunna Rodrigues is a Preceptor for the Columbia Core Curriculum on Contemporary Civilization. She is also a Ph.D. candidate at the Department of Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies at Columbia and is currently completing her Ph.D. dissertation on worldmaking, non-secular moralities, forms of justification, and constitutionalism in Indian Anticolonial Thought.
Visions of Anticolonial Futures from Worlds of the PastBy Shaunna Rodrigues
Towards the end of 2019, India witnessed massive protests that spread across the country. This was the first time in a hundred years that Indians had taken to the streets pervasively to protest the erasure of Islamic lifeworlds in India.