nation state

Nostalgia, secession and the absurdity of it all

Some reflections on the Indian city

| Jun 01, 2003

The necessary manufacture of South Asia

Nation-states are facts of South Asia, but none of them is a reality: all nations extend beyond the political boundary of a single state and all states are multinational. This is why the as-yet-unformed South …

| Jan 01, 2003

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