Anand Yang Anand A Yang, Chair of the History Department and the former Director of the Henry M. Jackson School of International Studies, is the College of Arts and Sciences Term Professor, History and International Studies at the University of Washington, Seattle. Yang is the author of books The Limited Raj: Agrarian Relations in Colonial India and Bazaar India: Peasants, Traders, Markets and the Colonial State; edited volumes on Crime and Criminality in British India and Interactions: Transregional Perspectives on World History; and numerous articles in journals in Asian Studies, History, and the Social Sciences. He has two forthcoming books – a monograph entitled Empire of Convicts and an edited translation of Gadadhar Singh’s Thirteen Months in China. Yang is the former editor of The Journal of Asian Studies and Peasant Studies and past president of the Association for Asian Studies (2006-07) and of the World History Association (2008-10).