Brief Introduction: M.A. (Delhi), M.Phil. (Hyderabad), Ph.D. (Delhi), is Professor in Sociology. Her research interests include illness narratives, the sociology of art and folklore. She is the author of Writing Identities: Folkloreand thePerforming Arts of Purulia (2009), Speaking with Pictures: Folk Art and the Narrative Imagination in India (2012, 2016) co-author (with Deepak Mehta) of Living with Violence: An Anthropology of Events and Everyday Life (2007), and co-editor (with Deepak Mehta) of Riot Discourses (2007).She is also the editor of Wording the World. Veena Das and Scenes of Inheritance (2015).
Research Interests: Illness Narratives, the Sociology of Art, Folklore.
Contact Details: roma.chatterji0[at]gmail.com