Niranjan Kunwar

Niranjan Kunwar has an M.S.Ed from CUNY and teaching experiences in the New York City public-school system. Based in Kathmandu, he writes about arts and education. He can be reached at metronir@gmail.com.

Nepal’s public-school wars

Political dissonance is threatening the vitality of public schools in Nepal’s new federal arrangement.

Oct 01, 2019

Silence and shame

A Nepali man’s struggle to get the incidence of sexual abuse as a child acknowledged in a society that does not want to talk.

Apr 10, 2016

An art experiment in Gorkha

Prioritising arts education in times of disaster can help people heal.

Aug 14, 2015

Latest Articles

Karunanidhi and the long shadow of Sri lanka

Between Dravidian politics of Tamil Nadu and Sri Lanka's Tamil nationalism.

The fight for the commons

Who has the power to secure and legislate public spaces in cities?

A death in the family

A family’s loss, Nepal's weak public healthcare, and the stigma of COVID-19.

Southasiasphere: Issue #5

Nepal-India border dispute, lockdown relaxations in Southasia, and more.