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Laxshmi Greaves

Research Associate

School of History, Archaeology and Religion

Email
greavesl@cardiff.ac.uk
Campuses
John Percival Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

RESEARCH INTERESTS:

South Asian history of art, architecture, archaeology and religions

The relationships between image and text

Lived religion

Narratives in visual culture

The art market and illicit antiquities trade

Art, heritage and identity

Trade networks and pilgrimage routes, especially in South, Southeast and Central Asia

RESEARCH PROJECTS: 

2018-2021: Leverhulme early career fellowship: The Rāmāyaṇa in Art: The Development of Narrative Imagery (5th-10th centuries CE)

2017: Gonda fellowship at the International Institute for Asian Studies, Leiden: Locating the Lost Gupta Period Rāmāyaṇa Reliefs from Katingara, Uttar Pradesh

MEMBERSHIPS:

Cardiff University's Centre for the History of Religion in Asia (CHRA)

The British Association of South Asian Studies (BASAS)

The Royal Asiatic Society (RAS)

The European Association for South Asian Archaeology and Art (EASAA)

The American Council for South Asian Art (ACSAA)

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2019

2017

2015

2014