Namrata Chaturvedi

Unravelling realities

A new collection of stories provides layered representations of indigenous communities.

Jan 18, 2016

The inheritance of stereotype

Awarding the 2006 Man Booker Prize to The Inheritance of Loss amounts to trivialising marginal communities, in this case the Nepalis of the Darjeeling hills.

Dec 09, 2006

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The deep roots of Myanmar’s crisis

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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.