Dinyar Patel

Dinyar Patel is an Assistant Professor at the S.P. Jain Institute of Management and Research.

Do Black lives matter to Southasians?

An account of Black-Southasian relations in modern history.

Jul 04, 2020

Caring for history

Archaic conservation methods are themselves hastening the deterioration of fragile archival material in India.

Jan 14, 2014

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.