Audrey Truschke
Assistant Professor of South Asian History, Rutgers University, Newark

Audrey Truschke is assistant professor of South Asian history at Rutgers University, Newark. Her latest book is Aurangzeb: The Life and Legacy of India's Most Controversial King (2017). She lives in Newark, New Jersey.

Written by Audrey Truschke

Prince Aurangzeb, 1653-1655, gouache with gold on paper. Image © Ashmolean Museum, University of Oxford

Global history
A much-maligned Mughal

The great king Aurangzeb is among the most hated men in Indian history. A historian claims he’s been unjustly demonised

Audrey Truschke