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Madhusree Mukerjee

Madhusree Mukerjee is an American journalist and author of Churchill's Secret War: The British Empire and the Ravaging of India during World War II and The Land of Naked People: Encounters with Stone Age Islanders. She is also a contributor to the People's Archive of Rural India.


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WritingEdit

In the book, Churchill's Secret War Mukerjee documents the role played by the policies, as well as the racial worldview, of the war-time Prime Minister of United Kingdom Winston Churchill, and his trusted friend and Advisor Frederick Lindemann, 1st Viscount Cherwell, in the death and devastation caused by the Bengal Famine of 1943 and the Partition of India. Trained as a physicist from University of Chicago, Madhushree took to Science Journalism and served on the board of editors of Scientific American for seven years. She received the Guggenheim fellowship for her work in the book The Land of Naked People.[1][2][3]

Selected publicationsEdit

  • Churchill's Secret War: The British Empire and the Ravaging of India during World War II
  • The Land of Naked People: Encounters with Stone Age Islanders.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Home". madhusree.com. Retrieved 2016-08-20. 
  2. ^ "Churchill's Secret War, By Madhusree Mukerjee | Reviews | Culture | The Independent". independent.co.uk. Retrieved 2016-08-20. 
  3. ^ "Churchill’s Dark Side: Six Questions for Madhusree Mukerjee | Harper's Magazine". harpers.org. Retrieved 2016-08-20. 

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