Nile Green

Nile Green is a historian of the Muslim communities of South Asia (India, Pakistan) from the 18th to the early 20th centuries, and specializes in the wider "Persianate" world, including Afghanistan, Iran, and the Indian Ocean region. His more recent work has expanded into 19th-century intellectual interchange between Asia and Europe, Muslim travelers in Britain, Indian Ocean studies, and the history of the "Islamic" book. Nile Green serves as director of the UCLA Program on Central Asia Initiative and on the editorial board of the International Journal of Middle East Studies