Paolo E. Rosati

Portrait of Paolo E.  Rosati

With a PhD in Asian and African Studies (2017) from Sapienza University, Roma, Italy, Paolo E. Rosati has published a double special issue on Tantra for Religions of South Asia (14/1–2) in 2020, and several contributions on the yoni cult at Kāmākhyā (Assam, India), the temple devoted to the Shakta Tantric deity considered as the goddess of desire.

His current research focuses on magic, memory, and cultural identity in postcolonial Tantric contexts, post-structuralism, post-modernism, deconstruction, and post-genderism as a research approach.