Ashik Kumar

Ashik Kumar is a writer from Chennai. His work has appeared in The Caravan, The Wire and Himal Southasian.

The storyteller of Kovilpatti

On Ki Rajanarayanan, the father of Karisal literature.

Nov 22, 2021

Latest Articles

A field day

Future elections in Nepal may see more independents, and unpredictable alliances.

Productively ‘perverse’

Punjabi films of the 1970s-80s as a tool for resistance during Zia-ul-Haq’s dictatorship.

What makes a journalist?

In Sri Lanka, there are many factors shaping mainstream media coverage of citizen-led protests.