Alif Shahed

Alif Shahed is a writer and researcher with degrees in History and Comparative Literature from the University of Toronto

Performing politics

On the obscured political legacy of the dancer Bulbul Chowdhury.

Nov 04, 2019

Latest Articles

Remaking #MeToo in Sri Lanka

A personal reflection on the limits and possibilities of the social-media phenomenon.

‘A picture of malicious intention’

On the Chinese embassy’s undiplomatic letter to a Nepali newspaper.

Between big data and big brother

Why the overwhelming control over data by governments and large corporations doesn’t bode well for democracy.