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  • Anthropologist

    I am an anthropologist who focuses on politics and law. I research and write about political socialization, democratic theory, activism, party politics and political process, youth studies, secularism, pluralism, and human rights, primarily in South Asia. Read More

  • Researcher

    I have had the privilege to research the student activists who were on the frontlines of the political movement that removed Nepal’s monarchy and established a democratic secular republic (2003-2009). Since 2009, I have continued to track these activists’ Read More

  • Writer

    I have published articles on South Asian politics, democracy, activism, secularism, and youth. I have book chapters in Routledge and Sage Press, and am currently working on a book manuscript. This blog shares my perspectives, analyses, and adventures. Read More

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