June 23, 2021
The Second Globalization of Turmeric
For centuries, turmeric has categorically been the South Asian spice. But, in recent years, it has exploded throughout the West, from face masks to lattes and beyond.
April 21, 2020
The Ismaili Muslims of Pakistan
Ismaili-majority Hunza is Pakistan at its most idyllic: scenic, highly literate, and progressive.
October 23, 2019
Finding South Asia on the Swahili Coast
East Africa and South Asia have been linked for centuries — this connection finds a delicious apex in Swahili food.