Sweta Singh

Sweta Singh has submitted her Doctoral thesis at the Centre for Historical Studies, School of Social Sciences, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, India in July 2018. Her PhD. thesis delves into Jewish diaspora of Cochin and various social, cultural and economic aspects related to the Jewish community. She has interned as a researcher with a Delhi based NGO that works on female infantcide and women empowerment. She specializes in Indian Medieval History. Her research interests include (but are not limited to) Maritime History, study of the Cochin (Malabar) Jewish Diaspora, Indian Ocean trade and community, Jewish History and Subaltern history etc.