Areas of Interest & Expertise
Cultural Differences, Islam, Secularism, Decolonization of Social Sciences
Mahesh Kumar is a part of the Translations Initiative team.
He has a PhD in Cultural Studies from Kuvempu University, Shimoga, Karnataka and a Masterâ€™s degree in Sociology from Bangalore University. Mahesh has a total work experience of five years. He has earlier worked with Mandya University, Karnataka, as a Guest Faculty and with National Degree College, Basavanagudi, Bengaluru, as an Assistant Professor of Sociology.
Publications and Writings:
- 2014, Eeshwar Alla tero naam: Baba budanagiri vivada mattu Dharga sampradayagalu, Bangalore: Pragathi Pusthaka Male. (ISBN: 9381441650,9789381441657)
- 2016, Tippu Sulthanana Hakeekath: Hindutva, Secularism mattu Islamina Kriyasheelathe, Dhakshinna Kannada: Chinthana Bayalu (ISBN:9789384539047, 9789384539047)
2007. Jati Kelavu Tippanigalu. by Sivarakrishnan, Bangalore: Paraspara