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The Gita for a Global World: Ethical Action in an Age of Flux. Chennai: Westland, 2023/2021.

The Virtual Hindu Rashtra: Saffron Nationalism and New Media. New Delhi: Harper Collins, 2019.

Technology and Nationalism in India: Cultural Negotiations from Colonialism to Cyberspace. New York, Cambria, 2011.

Edited Volume

Global Media, Culture, and Identity: Theory, Cases, and Approaches. Editors, Rohit Chopra and Radhika Gajjala. New York: Routledge, 2011.

Journal Special Issue


"Reflections on Empire," Special issue of the Economic and Political WeeklyVol. 46, No. 13 (March 26-April 1, 2011),

Select Journal Articles

“Secularism, Religion, and the State in a Time of Global Crisis: Theoretical Reflections on the Work of Abdullahi An-Na’im.” Emory International Law Review 36 (4): 2022, 647-659.

“The Madness of Jodh Singh: Patriotism, Paranoia, and Alienation in the Gadar Archives.” Socialist Studies / Études socialistes 13 (2): Fall 2018 (special issue on the Gadar Party (eds.), Radha D’Souza and Kasim Tirmizey), 81–96.

“The 26/11 Network-Archive: Public Memory, History, and the Global in an Age of Terror.” International Journal of Communication 9: 2015, 1–31.

Select Book Chapters

"International networks supporting Hindutva," in Knut Jacobsen (ed), The Routledge Handbook of Contemporary India, New York: Routledge, 2024 pp. 216-227.

“Online Religion,” In Paul Soukup and Yoel Cohen (eds), The Global Handbook of Religion and Communication, Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2023, pp. 521-536.

“Comic Books and the Culinary Logic of Late Capitalism.” In Gitanjali G. Shahani (ed), Food and Literature, Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2018, pp. 237–249.

“Global Food, Global Media, Global Culture: Representations of the New Indian Cuisine in Global Media.” In Kathleen LeBesco and Peter Naccarato (eds.), Handbook of Food and Popular Culture. New York: Bloomsbury Publishing, 2018, pp. 40–53.

“Free Speech, Traditional Values, and Hinduism in the Internet Age: Indian and Global Trends.” In Monroe E. Price, Nicole Stremlau, and Libby Morgan (eds.), Speech and Society in Turbulent Times: Freedom of Expression in Comparative Perspective. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2018, pp. 237–254.

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