Kamal P Malla

Kamal Prakash Malla was a linguist, historian and an essayist. His writings are collected in The Road to Nowhere and From Literature to Culture.

Bahunvada: Myth or reality?

ARCHIVE: The Kathmandu essayist on the history of ethnic hierarchy in modern Nepal (1992).

Nov 19, 2018

The king’s song

The military tune that became the anthem.

Jun 01, 2003

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 Afghan women activists face a difficult future under a Taliban administration.

Afghanistan: graveyard of development?

On the country’s fraught histories of international development.