Rudrangshu Mukherjee

Rudrangshu Mukherjee was educated at Presidency College, Calcutta; Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi; and St Edmund Hall, Oxford. He is the author of "Spectre of Violence: The Kanpur Massacres in 1857" (1998); editor of "The Penguin Gandhi Reader" (1993); and co-editor of "Trade and Politics in the Indian Ocean World: Essays in Honour of Ashin Das Gupta" (1998). He has taught in Calcutta University and held visiting appointments at Princeton University, Manchester University, and the Univer