Anindita Dasgupta

Anindita Dasgupta teaches at the School of Liberal Arts & Sciences, Taylor's University, Malaysia.

The myth of the Assamese Bangladeshi

What's behind the unrelenting myth that Assam is overrun by Bangladeshi migrants?

Jul 31, 2018

Memories of a land divided

A historian reflects on the challenges of reconstructing the lesser-known history of the Sylhet Partition many decades after the event.

Mar 18, 2013

The ‘Madrasi’ in Malaysia

Indian Tamils, Ceylonese Tamils, working class Tamils, middle class Tamils... the 'Indians' in Malaysia live in a divided house. Many are poor and will remain so.

Dec 01, 2002

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