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With NEH awards, Romita Ray dips into history and visual culture of Indian tea industry

Romita Ray

Romita Ray

March 3, 2017
Prof. Romita Ray has received two prestigious National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) awards to support research for the book, tentatively titled “From Two Leaves and a Bud: Visualizing Tea in Colonial and Modern India.” A 2014 Summer Stipend Award allowed her to do research in the United Kingdom; a yearlong award in 2016 took her to India and Sri Lanka, and back to the UK.  READ MORE