Neilesh Bose

Feb 18, 2015

Recasting the Region

Language, Culture, and Islam in Colonial Bengal

University Press 2014

purchase at bookshop.org In his new book Recasting the Region: Language, Culture, and Islam in Colonial Bengal (Oxford University Press, 2014),Neilesh Bose analyses the trajectories of Muslim Bengali politics in the first half of the twentieth century.The literary and cultural history ofthe region explored in the book reveal the pointedly Bengali ideas of Pakistan that arose as an empire ended and new countries were born.

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