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Dr Laxshmi Greaves

Dr Laxshmi Greaves

Research Associate

School of History, Archaeology and Religion

Email
greavesl@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone
+44 (0)29 2087 4625
Campuses
John Percival Building, Colum Drive, Cardiff, CF10 3EU

Overview

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

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)

JOURNALS

Associate book review editor for South Asian Studies (Taylor and Francis)

Biography

Publications

2020

2019

2017

2015

2014