Chudail in love

Shortlisted in the Himal Short Story Competition 2019.

Keeping journalism alive in Kashmir

Journalists in Kashmir have done remarkable work from the ground, despite government curbs and local media’s limitations.

Centring the colonised

Priyamvada Gopal’s book throws new light on transnational and class solidarities.

Note from the Editor

About our new website and membership model.

Shortlisted in the Himal Short Story Competition 2019.

Reflections on the Himal Southasian Short Story Competition 2019

JNU violence shows the fringe is at the Centre.

From Himal Archives EXPLORE

The ghosts of Harlem past

The history of Southasians in America is richer than the discourse suggests.

| Mar 16, 2015

The making of the marginalised

Daniel Bass’ ethnographic look at Sri Lanka’s Up-country Tamils uncovers crucial histories, but underplays the role of socio-economic marginalisation in shaping their identities

| Apr 05, 2013

Lady liberty and the ethnic cauldron

Aung San Suu Kyi will have to tackle the challenge of defining a viable nation-state while responding to the multiple assertions of identity and autonomy within Burma.

| Jun 29, 2012