Nile Green

A photo of Nile Green
E-mail: Phone: 310-825-9498 Office: 7256 Bunche Hall

I am a historian of the multiple globalizations of Islam and Muslims. After beginning my career as a historian of India and Pakistan, I have traced Muslim networks that connect Afghanistan, Iran, the Indian Ocean, Africa, Japan, Europe and America.


  • Global history
  • Early modern and modern history of India/Pakistan, Afghanistan, Iran and Central Asia;
  • Muslims in global history
  • Muslim interactions with the non-Muslim world
  • Sufism
  • the Indian Ocean
  • Persian & Urdu travel writing
  • Islamic printing