Contributor Bios

Uzma Z. Rizvi

Uzma Z. Rizvi is Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Urban Studies at the Pratt Institute of Art and Design, Brooklyn, where she teaches anthropology, ancient urbanism, critical heritage studies, memory and war/trauma studies, art and social change and the postcolonial critique. Her current research focuses on community based research practices, questions of heritage and belonging, and the third millennium BCE in and around the Indian Ocean. Rizvi is also Visiting Faculty at American University of Sharjah and co-facilitated (with Murtaza Vali) Campus Art Dubai 3.0.