Ammara Maqsood is Lecturer in Social Anthropology at University College London. Her research addresses questions of middle-class religiosity, aspirations and urban politics in Pakistan. She is the author of The New Pakistani Middle Class (2017), which was awarded the 2019 AIPS Book Prize.
2017: The New Pakistani Middle-Class. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
2015. ‘Moving On: Mobility Among Tribal Pashtuns’. Tanqeed Winter 2015.
2014. ‘Buying modern’: Muslim subjectivity, the west and patterns of Islamic consumption in Lahore, Pakistan. Cultural Studies Vol. 28 (1), 184-107.