Faculty Profile

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Katherine Martineau

Assistant Professor

Department of Asian and Asian American Studies; Linguistics Program; Translation Research and Instruction Program (TRIP)


  • PhD, University of Michigan
  • MA, Brandeis University
  • BA, University of Michigan

Research Interests

  • Contemporary India
  • Colonial South Asia
  • Semiotic Processes of Social Life (Language and Media Practice)
  • Free Speech in Cultural and Historical Perspective
  • The Global Circulation of Asian Religions
  • Gender
  • Sexuality
  • Kinship