Aya Ikegame speaks to Vikhar Ahmed Sayeed from The Hindu on her research interests and her soon to be published book Princely India Re-imagined. She explains that her book 'challenges the idea that British colonialism destroyed princely states leaving them only with their pomp and splendour'.
The full article appeared on 14 April 2012 in print and online.
Princely India Re-imagined. A Historical Anthropology of Mysore from 1799 to the present by Aya Ikegame is to be published in August 2012 by Routledge.