Ramla Wahab-Salman

Ramla Wahab-Salman is the Associate Director – Programming at the American Institute for Lankan Studies. She is a researcher in the field of history with interests in urban history and Islam in Southasia.

Reading the Star of Islam

The story of a Ceylonese press on the cusp of World War II.

Jul 17, 2019

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

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Southasiasphere: Issue #5

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