Sujit Sivasundaram

Dr Sujit Sivasundaram is Lecturer in World and Imperial History Since 1500 at the University of Cambridge, and a Fellow and Director of Studies at Gonville and Caius College. Prior to Cambridge he taught at the London School of Economics.

Sujit is the author of Islanded: Britain, Sri Lanka and the Bounds of an Indian Ocean Colony (University of Chicago Press, 2013) and is now working on his first trade book. Revolutionary Empire will cover the period 1780 to 1848, and will be published by HarperCollins.