The dissident pleasures of pornography
Pornography demands an examination of the contradictions between our sexual lives and...
The Rise and Fall of Assamese Film
Assamese film swings between adherence to Bollywood tropes, and a rejection of Hindi ...
The wedding march
For many employed in wedding bands in Nepal, the job is a quiet resignation to the la...
Twice removed: Tibetans in North America
For Tibetans in North America, maintaining links to the homeland presents unique chal...
Between loaf and halal
Sri Lanka tries to shake off entrenched practices that nationalists see as a threat t...
Cut and open
The different avatars of surgical births across India.
Of shadows, skins and stones
By Elen Turner
A review of three recent novels by Pakistani women authors.
Quelled voices and amplified silences
Proponents of community radio have had varying experiences in different parts of Sout...