Jayani BONNERJEE
Jayani BONNERJEE
Post-doc fellow
Urban Dynamics
2013-2015
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About

Jayani is a cultural geographer, interested in postcolonial urbanism in South Asia and critical geographies of diaspora. She completed her PhD (Geography) from Queen Mary, University of London, focusing on Calcutta’s Chinese and Anglo-Indian communities. Her thesis engaged with everyday lived spaces of these two communities through a focus on ideas of home, identity, belonging, cosmopolitanism and nostalgia.