Looking back at the 2018 Galle Literary Festival
Why couldn’t the organisers of Galle Lit Fest tap into the vibrant civil society of...
The idea of Kolkata
Why author Kushanava Choudhury believes his book is about the present, the Kolkata th...
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.