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Andrew Willford

Title: 
Professor of Anthropology and Asian Studies
Andrew Willford

Andrew Willford is a professor of Anthropology and Asian studies at Cornell University. His previous research focused on various forms of Tamil and Hindu displacement, revivalism, and identity politics in Malaysia. His latest book is entitled 'Tamils and the Haunting of Justice: History and Recognition in Malaysia's Plantations' (U. Hawaii Press). He is currently researching mental health care in India and North America.

Current Projects: “The Haunting of Justice: History and Recognition in Malaysia’s Plantations" (published); mental health care in India and North America

Key Networks: American Anthropological Association, American Ethnological Society

Topics of Interest: Ethnicity, Nationalism, Globalization, Psychoanalysis, Religious revivalism, Malaysia, India

Email: 
acw24@cornell.edu
Phone: 
(607) 255-2686