The deep roots of Myanmar’s crisis

Can the history of Myanmar’s political economy help us make sense of the military coup?

The anatomy of Urdu

How the language of state-making in Pakistan contributes to the erasure of regional languages.

Southasiasphere podcast episode 06: Updates and analysis from around the region.

The impact of COVID-19 terminology on Southasian languages.

Why Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi were never really on the Left to begin with.

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Hunger for Tibet

The latest book on Tibet’s environmental degradation shows how any attempt to save the plateau’s ecosystem must come from within China.

| Mar 08, 2015

Disreputable cuisines

The politics of street food in India

| Apr 15, 2013

Painting the Madonna brown

The groundbreaking artistic work of Angelo da Fonseca is almost forgotten.

| Aug 01, 2010