Partha Chatterjee

Partha Chatterjee is a professor of anthropology at Columbia and an honorary professor at the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta. His most recent book is Lineages of Political Society: Studies in Postcolonial Democracy.

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Fall 2011 Great Soul

Partha Chatterjee reviews Joseph Lelyveld’s biography of Mahatma Gandhi and tells us why many Indians prefer the myth to the human being.

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