Tansen Sen is Director of the Center for Global Asia; Professor of History, NYU Shanghai; Global Network Professor, NYU. He received his MA from Peking University and Ph.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.
Prof. Sen specializes in Asian history and relgions and has special scholarly interests in India-China interactions, Indian Ocean connections, and Buddhism. He is the author of Buddhism, Diplomacy, and Trade: The Realignment of Sino-Indian Relations, 600 - 1400 (2003; 2016) and India, China, and the World: A Connected History (2017). He published numerous articles.
This event is sponsored by The New School: India China Institute and co-sponsored by the Global Studies Program, the Julien J. Studley Graduate Program in International Affairs, and the NYU Department of History.