May 28, 2022

NY Times: Repairing the Damage at India’s National Archives & India’s Archives: How Did Things Get This Bad?

From When he took charge of the National Archives of India in May 2010, Mushirul Hasan inherited a rudderless institution. The job of director general had been vacant for several years, and past directors had been bureaucrats. Mr. Hasan became the first scholar in 30 years to oversee an institution that contained a dazzling […]