Syed Shahriyar is an independent photographer and multimedia Journalist based in Kashmir. His work has been featured in TIME, the Guardian, the Herald, The Quint, and The Wire, among others. His photography has also appeared in Witness: Kashmir 1986—2016 / Nine Photographers, featured in the New York Times among the best photobooks of 2017. You can find his Instagram page at @syed_shahriyar or follow him on Twitter at @shahriyarsyed1.
Isabel Wilkerson’s recent book fails to unpack caste, but hints at potential for new solidarities.
The contentious politics of lunar sighting in Pakistan.
On Ki Rajanarayanan, the father of Karisal literature.
Southasiasphere episode 13: Updates and analysis from around the region.