Amit Kumar

Amit Kumar is an Assistant Professor of History at the School of Arts and Sciences, Azim Premji University, Bangalore. Being a ‘state-subject’ of the erstwhile Jammu and Kashmir, his love and labour find it difficult to go beyond those ‘boundaries’.

Charting new territories

A recent anthropological volume on Jammu & Kashmir makes important new contributions to scholarship on the region.

Sep 22, 2020

Latest Articles

The quintessential prey

Care, coexistence and predation in a recent Hindi film on human-animal relations.

The price of immunity

Cost comparisons of COVID-19 vaccines across the region.

Bordered by violence

On borders and maps as concrete sites of state violence.

The caravan of Sanuman

Translated excerpt from Dor Bahadur Bista’s Nepali-language novel ‘Sotala’.