Ashis Nandy

The creeping crypto-nationalist cuisine

There is a radical shift in food culture underway in Southasia, even though there is nothing that you could identify as a regionwide cuisine.

Nov 20, 2006

The ambivalence about Gandhi

Southasia's difficulties with Gandhi's legacy.

Mar 24, 2006

Nuclearism, genocidal mentality and psychic numbing

On the psychopathology of the nuclear-arms race.

Jul 01, 1998

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