Laxmi Murthy heads the Hri Institute for Southasian Research and Exchange, and is a Contributing Editor with Himal Southasian. She is currently working with Zubaan on an initiative researching gender, labour and violence.
Future elections in Nepal may see more independents, and unpredictable alliances.
Punjabi films of the 1970s-80s as a tool for resistance during Zia-ul-Haq’s dictatorship.
In Sri Lanka, there are many factors shaping mainstream media coverage of citizen-led protests.
Southasiasphere episode 16: Updates and analysis from around the region.