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Mary Margaret Christina Mohan

Visiting Faculty of Sociology and Anthropology, Ashoka University

Ph.D. The University of Michigan

Peggy Mohan wrote her Ph.D. dissertation (1978) at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, on the Bhojpuri spoken by the Indian community in Trinidad, later investigating it as a classic language death situation. She has taught linguistics at Howard University, Washington DC, and Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi, and taught at Mass Communication Research Centre, Delhi, and is now a Visiting Professor at Ashoka University, Delhi. She has written four books, Jahajin, The Youngest Suspect, and Walk in C-Minor (all fiction, by HarperCollins-India), and Wanderers, Kings, Merchants: The Story of India through its Languages, her fourth book, Penguin Random House-India, which won the Mathrubhumi Book of the Year Award in 2023. Her fifth book, also on language evolution in India, has also been accepted for publication by Penguin Random House-India.

  • Mathrubhumi Book of the Year Award 2023
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