Sewa Bhattarai

Sewa Bhattarai is a bilingual journalist working for Nepali Times, an English-language weekly from Kathmandu. Her areas of interest are gender, social justice, environment, rural Nepal, folklore and literature.

Displaying defiance

Photo Kathmandu 2018 provided a much-needed snapshot of the history of feminist movement in Nepal.

Dec 21, 2018

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.

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.