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

Latest Articles

Remaking #MeToo in Sri Lanka

A personal reflection on the limits and possibilities of the social-media phenomenon.

‘A picture of malicious intention’

On the Chinese embassy’s undiplomatic letter to a Nepali newspaper.

Between big data and big brother

Why the overwhelming control over data by governments and large corporations doesn’t bode well for democracy.