Jahanzeb Hussain

Jahanzeb Hussain is the founding and former editor of Prism, an online desk of Dawn newspaper. He also worked for Newsline. He is presently pursuing his Master’s at the École des Hautes Études en Sciences Sociales, Paris.

A tale of two magazines

The closure of ‘Herald’ and ‘Newsline’ in Pakistan marks a larger crisis in the country’s journalism.

Mar 02, 2020

Latest Articles

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.

The myth of Congress socialism

Why Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi were never really on the Left to begin with.