Fara Dabhoiwala

Fara Dabhoiwala

Fara Dabhoiwala is the author of The Origins of Sex: A History of the First Sexual Revolution. He teaches at Princeton and is writing a global history of free speech. (December 2022)


Imperial Delusions

From the late eighteenth century onward, the British justified their empire with a continually updated ideology of moral purpose and historical necessity.

Time’s Monster: How History Makes History

by Priya Satia

Neither Settler nor Native: The Making and Unmaking of Permanent Minorities

by Mahmood Mamdani

Worldmaking after Empire: The Rise and Fall of Self-Determination

by Adom Getachew

July 1, 2021 issue

John Theobald Marshall: Anne Hathaway’s Cottage, circa 1871

Bed, Bench & Beyond

A Day at Home in Early Modern England: Material Culture and Domestic Life, 1500–1700

by Tara Hamling and Catherine Richardson

March 26, 2020 issue

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