57. The Founding of Pakistan and the Partition of India with Dr. Ayesha Jalal

Monday, May 16, 2016



Episode Summary

Dr. Ayesha Jalal joins Adam Camac to discuss the founding of Pakistan and the partition of India.

About the Guest

Dr. Jalal is the Mary Richardson Professor of History at Tufts University. She is the author of several books on Pakistani history, including The Struggle for Pakistan: A Muslim Homeland and Global Politics, The Pity of Partition: Manto’s Life, Times, and Work Across the India-Pakistan Divide, and The Sole Spokesman: Jinnah, the Muslim League, and the Demand for Pakistan.

Biographical information is from tufts.edu.

Books Mentioned
1. The Struggle for Pakistan: A Muslim Homeland and Global Politics by Ayesha Jalal
2. The Pity of Partition: Manto’s Life, Times, and Work Across the India-Pakistan Divide by Ayesha Jalal
3. The Sole Spokesman: Jinnah, the Muslim League, and the Demand for Pakistan by Ayesha Jalal

Related Episode
72. Key Figures in Pakistani History with Dr. Ayesha Jalal (Monday, June 6, 2016)

2 Comments

  1. How and where can I get all she said and wrote

    • Wake Up Call Podcast

      Thanks for listening. There is currently no transcript available for this episode. You can listen to part 2 here if you haven’t done so yet.

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