Blake Smith is a PhD candidate in history at Northwestern University in Illinois and the School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences in Paris. His research, focusing on the French East India Company, has appeared in scholarly...
- FANCY MEETING YOU HEREOne of India’s oldest and most famous fortunes is built on a chance encounter with an American artistQuartz India • January 28, 2018
- HAUTE RIP-OFFFast fashion was inspired by Europe’s inability to mimic Indian garbQuartz India • November 5, 2017
- HISTORY OF SCIENCEThe forgotten 18th century observatory that marked the rise of modern astronomy in IndiaQuartz India • October 16, 2017
- PRECIOUSA Qatari sheikh is bringing the extravagant jewels of India’s mughals and maharajas to ParisQuartz India • April 26, 2017