Professor Emerita, Department of Asian Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Professor Emerita, Center for Women's and Gender Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Professor Emerita, Center for Middle Eastern Studies, College of Liberal Arts
Phone: +1 512 475 7214
Gail Minault primarily works and teaches on the history of India, Islam in South Asia, and women in Asia. Professor Minault is the author of "The Khilafat Movement: Religious Symbolism and Political Mobilization in India" (1982) and "Secluded Scholars: Women's Education and Muslim Reform in Colonial India" (1997). She edited "The Extended Family: Women and Political Participation in India and Pakistan" (1981) and co-edited "Separate Worlds: Studies of Purdah in South Asia" (1982), "Abul Kalan Azad: A Religious and Intellectual Biography" (1988). She has also translated "Voices of Silence" (1986). Her latest work is "Gender, Language and Learning: Essays in Indo-Muslim Cultural History" (2009).