Slok Gyawali

Slok Gyawali is a writer based in Chicago.

Letter from America: Hindutva in Chicago

The World Hindu Congress in Chicago and the Hindu right’s plans to rebrand their ideology.

Oct 26, 2018

Change and dispossession

Lack of data prevents a planned response to climate change in the Karnali river basin.

Aug 12, 2016

From Banks of Bagmati

NOTES FROM THE FIELD: Arya Ghat at the Pashupati Temple complex has been forced to cremate hundreds of people since the April 25 earthquake.

May 06, 2015

The Recce Team

NOTES FROM THE FIELD: How an independent team of volunteers travels to earthquake-affected sites.

May 05, 2015

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.