Suraj Gogoi

Suraj Gogoi is a cultural and historical sociologist interested in contemporary social, ethical, and political life in Southasia. He tweets @char_chapori.

On non-political Assamese

How two civil-society groups have defined politics in Assam.

Apr 13, 2022

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