Associate Professor at Wellesley College
Areas of expertise
- Religious Studies
- Literary Cultures of South Asia
- Gandhi – Work and Thought
- Narasinha Mehta of Gujarat: A Legacy of Bhakti in Songs and Stories (OUP, 2015)
- A Fire that Blazed in the Ocean: Gandhi and Poems of Satyagraha in South Africa – 1909-1911 (with Surendra Bhana)
Neelima is an Associate Professor and Director of South Asia Studies (with a focus on religions and cultures) at Wellesley College. She received her Ph.D. in the Study of Religion from Harvard University in 2003.