The long wait for justice

On the chronic failures of criminal justice in Sri Lanka.

The ‘note’ economy

A brief history of English-literature exams in contemporary India.

The dangers of reporting on Myanmar’s border-security forces and their business interests.

Dhaka’s street cleaners, many of them Dalits, faced a grim future even before the pandemic.

From Himal Archives EXPLORE

Reading Kashmir

One year after the revocation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir, a selection of articles on the region.

| Aug 06, 2020

The life and times of a British journal of Islam

How ‘Islamic Review’ became one of the most prominent journals of Islamic thought in the West.

| Mar 18, 2019

Whatever happened to class?

The decline of class analysis in Southasian studies has followed the decline of Marxism as an intellectual and political force.

| Nov 21, 2017