Historians of East Asia, the Muslim world, and Latin America discuss the role that every scholar’s own location in the world plays in shaping their ideas about historical space, their attitudes toward their adequacy, and their approaches to future possibilities. 

Simultaneous Arabic interpretation will be provided


Prasenjit Duara Raffles Professor of Humanities, National University of Singapore

Richard Eaton Professor History, University of Arizona

Barbara Weinstein Silver Professor and Chair, Department of History, NYU
Moderated by
  • David Ludden, Professor of History, New York University Abu Dhabi
Hosted by
  • NYU Abu Dhabi Institute

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