Varun Nayar

Varun Nayar is an independent writer based in Delhi. He is the research editor at the Museum of Art & Photography, Bengaluru, and the nonfiction editor of the literary journal, Asymptote. He tweets @nayarvar.

The fight for the commons

Who has the power to secure and legislate public spaces in cities?

May 25, 2020

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