Mitra Sharafi

Mitra Sharafi is a legal historian at the University of Wisconsin Law School, USA. She is writing a book on forensic science and falsity in British India.

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A field day

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Productively ‘perverse’

Punjabi films of the 1970s-80s as a tool for resistance during Zia-ul-Haq’s dictatorship.

What makes a journalist?

In Sri Lanka, there are many factors shaping mainstream media coverage of citizen-led protests.