Alefiya Tundawala teaches Political Science at Savitri Girls’ College, University of Calcutta. She did her Ph.D. on “The Muslim Search for Identity in Contemporary West Bengal” from the University of Calcutta and is interested in investigating issues of community and identities with specific focus on minority rights, the society-state interface and gender and politics.
Old Delhi’s Hazrat Shah Waliullah Public Library.
The impact of social media platforms in the global South.
Of family pressure, maulvis and the nikahnama.