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South/Southeast Asian Art
Dissertations Completed by Subject, 2012

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Chanchani, Nachiket, “Fordings and Frontiers: Architecture and Identity in the Central Himalayas, (ca. Seventh–Twelfth Centuries CE)” (Pennsylvania, M. Meister)

Chowdhury, Zirwat, “Imperceptible Transitions: The Anglo-Indianization of British Architecture, 1769–1822” (Northwestern, S. H. Clayson)

Lee, Risha, “Constructing Communities: Tamil Merchant Temples in India and China (850–1281)” (Columbia, V. Dehejia, R. Harrist)

Maki, Ariana, “Image and Insight: The Iconographic Legacy of Pema Lingpa (1450–1521) at Tamzhing Lhundrup Choling” (Ohio State, J. Huntington)

Matteini, Michele, “Painting in the Age of Evidential Scholarship (Kaozheng): Luo Ping’s Late Years, ca. 1770–1799” (IFA/NYU, J. Hay)

Ray, Sugata, “In the Name of Krishna: Temple Architecture, Pilgrimage Practices, and the Making of a Cultural Landscape in Vrindavan” (Minnesota, F. Asher)

Sridharan, Shriya, “Śrirangam’s New Antiquity: Negotiating the Hindu Temple’s Divine and Historic Pasts in a Global Present” (Binghamton, N. Um)