Pursuing Their Passion

Pursuing Their Passion

Right when the world was on the verge of seeing more South Asians in diverse occupations, Parminder Nagra had to trade in her Bend it Like Beckham soccer jersey for those staid scrubs she dons as a physician on ER. I can just see the collective nod of approval...

The Detached Desi

To me, what binds the Jhumpa Lahiris, Mira Nairs, and Punjabi MCs of the diasporic art world together is their ability to transform seemingly mundane daily experiences into a sort of Indian poetic. Indian mothers didn’t quietly walk through their homes; their bangles...