Abhishek Basu

Abhishek Basu is as a freelance photographer and works for various publishing houses on experimental storytelling techniques, book design, curation and multimedia. In 2017, he received a scholarship from burn magazine to attend a workshop in Puerto Rico with Magnum photographer David Alan Harvey. He is currently working on a book titled Ellipsis.

Industrial silence

A photo essay on India’s coal miners.

Nov 27, 2018

Latest Articles

Pakistan’s fake-degree problem, India-Bangladesh trade stalemate and more

Southasiasphere: Issue #9 - Updates and analysis from around the region.

The caste of Karnatic music

An untold history of mrdangam makers.

Do Black lives matter to Southasians?

An account of Black-Southasian relations in modern history.

Southasia’s postponed emergency

COVID-19 threatens to strip the region’s health systems bare.