John F. Richards Prize Recipients

The John F. Richards Prize in South Asian History recognizes the most distinguished work of scholarship on South Asian history published in English during the previous calendar year.


Dr. A. Azfar Moin, The Millennial Sovereign: Sacred Kingship and Sainthood in Islam (Columbia Univ. Press)


Dr. Douglas E. Haynes, Small Town Capitalism in Western India (Cambridge Univ. Press)


Dr. Farina Mir, The Social Space of Language: Vernacular Culture in British Colonial Punjab (Univ. of California Press)