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

The anatomy of Urdu

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.

Translating a pandemic

The impact of COVID-19 terminology on Southasian languages.

The myth of Congress socialism

Why Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi were never really on the Left to begin with.