Sehyr Mirza

Sehyr Mirza is a journalist and creative writer based in Lahore. Her work has appeared in The BBC, Deutsche Welle, Dawn, The News International, Outlook India, Huffington Post, The Wire, Pakistan Today and other news outlets. She tweets at @sehyrmirza.

Love in the time of lockdown

How Pakistani women continue to challenge patriarchal norms.

Dec 18, 2020

Latest Articles

The deep roots of Myanmar’s crisis

Can the history of Myanmar’s political economy help us make sense of the military coup?

The anatomy of Urdu

How the language of state-making in Pakistan contributes to the erasure of regional languages.

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Southasiasphere podcast episode 06: Updates and analysis from around the region.

Translating a pandemic

The impact of COVID-19 terminology on Southasian languages.