Vidya Dehejia

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Vidya Dehejia
NationalityUnited States
AwardsPadma Bhushan
Academic background
Alma materCambridge University
St. Xavier's College, Mumbai
Academic work

Vidya Dehejia is Barbara Stoler Miller Professor of Indian and South Asian Art at Columbia University. She was awarded the Padma Bhushan by the Indian government.[1][2][3][4] Dehejia has also been appointed to the Mario Miranda Visiting Research Professorship at the Goa University.[5]

She was educated at the University of Cambridge, England.

Selected writings[edit]

  • 2009: The Body Adorned: Sacred and Profane in Indian Art, New York: Columbia University Press, ISBN 978-0231140287


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  4. ^ "Dr Vidya Dehejia" (PDF). St Xavier's College. Retrieved 14 December 2013.
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