Sohel Sarkar

Sohel Sarkar is a freelance journalist, editor, and feminist researcher-writer. Her cultural critiques, reviews, and personal essays have appeared in Bitch Media, Whetstone Magazine, and Color Bloq, among others. Find her on Twitter @SohelS28.

Colonial continuities of the ‘good coloniser’

In ‘Unsettling Utopia’ Jessica Namakkal interrogates French occupation of India.

Feb 09, 2022

Bordered by violence

On borders and maps as concrete sites of state violence.

Jul 20, 2021

Centring the colonised

Priyamvada Gopal’s book throws new light on transnational and class solidarities.

Jan 13, 2020

Latest Articles

Climate change in Bangladesh is driving a dengue outbreak in winter

Dengue is endemic in Bangladesh but the current outbreak is unusual in its scale and seasonality. Many experts have linked the surge in dengue cases with extreme climate events

China courts influence in Sri Lanka via the Buddhist clergy

Beijing needs new allies now that the Rajapaksas are reeling, but the enmeshing of politics and religion in Sri Lanka is always cause for concern

Rebound or relapse: Debt restructuring in a time of crisis

A crossborder discussion on economic precarity and the impacts of ongoing debt restructuring processes and negotiations with the IMF in Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Bangladesh.