Mohammed S. Ali is a Ph.D. Candidate in the Department of History and a University Scholars Fellow. He writes at the intersection of poetry, philosophy, and history.
Mohammed has published scholarship in Rhizomes: Cultural Studies in Emerging Knowledge
and History and Theory: Studies in the Philosophy of History
. He has published free verse in Fine Lines.
Mohammed's research interests include state formation, critical theory, historiography, and time. He is trying to figure out whether history as a form of knowledge can be reconciled with history as a form of justice.
His advisor is Professor Prasenjit Duara.
Last updated: 15 May 2022
Current Research Interests
Concepts of time and the historical development of history as a discipline. What are the moral conditions of possible histories?
Current Appointments & Affiliations
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