Amalini de Sayrah

Amalini De Sayrah researches and writes on human rights issues, and is based in Colombo.

Reclaiming space through art

How a group from Colombo resists gentrification through art, archiving and activism.

Mar 16, 2021

Latest Articles

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.

CNN in Myanmar, environmental crises, and Tibetan cinema

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

Translating a pandemic

The impact of COVID-19 terminology on Southasian languages.