Priyanka Mashelkar

Priyanka Mashelkar is a civil servant by profession and an author by passion. Her first book, a work of dystopian science fiction, is in the process of publication. She is currently based in Mumbai.

Second Class

Shortlisted in the Himal Short Story Competition 2019.

Feb 14, 2020

Latest Articles

Sustaining the myth of merit

How technical knowledge became the preserve of a ‘meritorious’ upper-caste elite.

From Bin Qasim to Ertugrul

How the Pakistani state has revived the use of historical drama as a political tool.

The costly spectacle of cricket

What COVID-19 reveals about the spectacle of cricket and inequality within the cricket fraternity.

The early story of Christianity in Northeast India

Colonial officers, venture capitalists and Baptist missionaries in the Naga highlands.