Thant Myint-U is a writer, historian, conservationist and former diplomat. He currently heads the Rangoon Heritage Trust, and is chairman of U Thant House, Rangoon’s leading discussion center. He is the author of four books, including 'The River of Lost Footsteps: Histories of Burma'.
How technical knowledge became the preserve of a ‘meritorious’ upper-caste elite.
How the Pakistani state has revived the use of historical drama as a political tool.
What COVID-19 reveals about the spectacle of cricket and inequality within the cricket fraternity.
Colonial officers, venture capitalists and Baptist missionaries in the Naga highlands.