Vidya Balachander is a food and travel writer and editor currently based in Dubai. Her writing has appeared in a number of international publications, including Saveur, Food52, CNN's Parts Unknown, LitHub, Roads & Kingdoms and National Geographic Traveller, among others. Her work explores the intersection of food, culture, communities and geopolitics.
Care, coexistence and predation in a recent Hindi film on human-animal relations.
Cost comparisons of COVID-19 vaccines across the region.
On borders and maps as concrete sites of state violence.