May 11, 2017
At the Lahore Literary Festival held at the Asia Society, New York on May 6, Pakistani journalist and author Raza Rumi led a minute of...
Opinion
November 16, 2016
I. Why does the election of Donald Trump feel so different, given that in political history there is always continuity as well as...
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November 2, 2016
One of the most counterintuitive sights in the referendum on Colombia’s historic peace agreement between the government and FARC rebels was...
Conversations
December 14, 2015
There’s a map of the Middle East that hangs in the Leila Heller Gallery today, and upon entering the room, it’s hard to avoid its sparkle...
Opinion
December 10, 2015
Something terrible happened on Thursday April 16, 2015 in the foothills of Mount Sumi in central Angola. Exactly what transpired and how...
Reviews
November 4, 2015
Malik Sajad was born in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian-occupied Kashmir, in 1987. Munnu: A Boy From Kashmir is his first book-...
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June 25, 2015
“…museums, and the museumizing imagination, are both profoundly political.” (Benedict Anderson, Imagined Communities ) The museum has...
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April 10, 2015
From a political and philosophical perspective, there is still much to flesh out conceptually on the importance of theatre, especially...
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March 26, 2014
Turkey’s slide into authoritarianism appeared to continue last week when a court ruling banned Twitter. The verdict was handed down in...