Category: Commentary

blog post Commentary Protest Poetics

Indian Migrant Solidarities and Futures

The Indian migrant community is perhaps slowly coming to terms with what I am describing as its ‘complicity,’ thanks in large part to first and second generation Indian-Americans like Rahul Dubey, who sheltered BLM protestors from police violence, and Hassan Minhaj, who in a recent political commentary called out the Indian community for their perpetuation of anti-black racism.

Commentary On Teaching

On Teaching​ in the Time of COVID-19: Narrative Reconstructions and Collective Knowledge

by Ashvin R. Kini
“The brilliant work that my students have produced under such precarious conditions is a reminder of something I thought I already knew but that somehow slipped from my grasp with the physical and social distance necessitated by the Covid-19 crisis: it is only through collective engagement with each other that we might begin the work of narrative reconstruction.”