Makepeace Sitlhou is an independent journalist covering India’s Northeast for several national and international publications. Makepeace covers India's Northeast as a regular contributor to Himal Briefs. She can be reached at @makesyoucakes on Twitter.
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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.