Andaleeb Wajid

Andaleeb Wajid: The Romance of Words

Andaleeb Wajid is, in her own words, a romance writer “without a romantic bone in [her] body.” Over a Zoom video call from her apartment in Bengaluru, India, she says with a…
Writer Shumona Sinha

Shumona Sinha Raises Literary Storm in French!

Shumona Sinha Takes Literary World By Storm in French! Writer Shumona Sinha has been raising a literary storm in many parts of the world, far from her native India, where she is…

The Inheritance of Pain: Avni Doshi’s “Burnt Sugar” Novel

In Avni Doshi’s Booker-shortlisted “Burnt Sugar,” narrator Antara begins by making a strong admission: “I would be lying if I said my mother’s misery has never given me pleasure.” This sets the…


The Metamorphosis of Naween Mangi

From a high-flying journalist to a philanthropist running community development programs in rural Pakistan, Naween Mangi has managed a remarkable transformation

South Asians

Violence Against South Asians and Black Lives

For South Asians committed to ending state violence against Black people, it has always been clear that our work goes further, that we must also work to undo anti-Blackness within our own…