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transnationality Social Sciences
diaspora Social Sciences
cinema Social Sciences
South Asia Social Sciences
feminism Social Sciences
restoration Social Sciences
racism Social Sciences
social isolation Social Sciences

Projects 2008 2019

Research Output 2002 2016

political, bio-. His Boba Fett Tattoo.

Desai, J., 2016, In : Asian American Literary Review. p. 117 124 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Desai, J., 2015, Keywords for Asian American Studies. Schlund-Vials, C., Vo, L. & Wong, S. (eds.). New York University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Negotiating Neoliberalism

Thoma, P. & Desai, J., Mar 2014, In : Genders. 59

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Wound, Injury, and Restoration: Bollywood’s Formations of Global Terror

Desai, J. & Neutill, R., 2014, In : Studies in South Asian Film and Media. 5, p. 121-139

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Asian Americans in dixie: Race and migration in the south

Joshi, K. Y. & Desai, J., Jan 1 2013, Champaign-Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press. 306 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

social isolation
Asian Americans
Ethnic Groups

Fellowships, Honors, and Prizes

Institute for Advanced Study Faculty Fellows, Spring 2008

Hoon Song (Recipient), Leo C Chen (Recipient), Maria Damon (Recipient), Jigna Desai (Recipient), Arun Saldanha (Recipient), Sumanth S Gopinath (Recipient), Elizabeth Beaumont (Recipient), Erin L Kelly (Recipient), Phyllis E Moen (Recipient) & Marynel Van Zee (Recipient), Jan 1 2008

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively