Rashmi Doraiswamy

Rashmi Doraiswamy is Professor at the Academy of International Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi. Her areas of specialisation are Eurasia and Culture Studies. She has written extensively on literature and cinema and is winner of the National Award for the Best Film Critic in 1994.

Documenting Southasia

Film Southasia continues to be a vibrant forum for discussing problems that cut across national borders.

Jan 21, 2020

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Southasiasphere: ISSUE #2

The long walk home for migrants, tech and surveillance in the time of COVID-19, pardoning a convicted army officer, and more.

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COVID-19 reveals structural and systemic inequalities in Sri Lanka’s prison system.

Doctors without armour

Working without protective gear during the COVID-19 pandemic, healthcare workers in Pakistan say they are on a suicide mission.

COVID-19: Southasian states of emergency

A legal analysis of the origins and possible impacts of emergency law.