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Fariha Róisín

Fariha Róisín is a culture editor and writer at large at The Juggernaut. She is an Australian-Canadian writer, editor and podcaster based in Brooklyn.

Sunil Gupta’s Portrait Party

The photographer revisits documenting gay love in India, and consent in photography.

Fariha Róisín

August 05, 2019

Sunil Gupta’s Portrait Party

The Whitefying of Queerness

What it means to rarely see yourself depicted, and to be told that who you are is a product of the West.

Fariha Róisín

July 05, 2019

The Whitefying of Queerness

Know Your Muses: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

An ode to the famous Qawwali singer, and the importance of remembering him for who he was: a Muslim.

Fariha Róisín

June 24, 2019

Know Your Muses: Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan

A Good Talk with Mira Jacob

How critically acclaimed writer Mira Jacob talks about race with her son, and her community.

Fariha Róisín

June 17, 2019

A Good Talk with Mira Jacob

The Not-so Model Minority

How 'model minority’ became a definition to create the one-size-fits-all Asian American.

Fariha Róisín

June 07, 2019

The Not-so Model Minority

How Tanwi Nandini Islam AKA Tanaïs Hones the Craft

From evocative perfume and lipstick line Hi Wildflower, to her debut novel Bright Lines, to a new book in the works, Tanaïs is uncategorizable — a multi-disciplinary artist through and through.

Fariha Róisín

June 06, 2019

How Tanwi Nandini Islam AKA Tanaïs Hones the Craft

Body Dysmorphia in the Time of Ramadan

Ramadan is rife with majesty and spiritual cleansing, yet requires facing one's body. How does one navigate Ramadan with a history of body trouble?

Fariha Róisín

May 31, 2019

Body Dysmorphia in the Time of Ramadan

Know Your Muses: The Queer Theory of Falguni Pathak

The “Dandiya Queen” is a queer icon, her understanding of desirability a dyke manifesto: she gives women what men can’t, or won’t.

Fariha Róisín

May 06, 2019

Know Your Muses: The Queer Theory of Falguni Pathak

The Journey of a Young Cardamom into Mr. Cardamom

How a young brown rapper found his Nani, and his name.

Fariha Róisín

April 30, 2019

The Journey of a Young Cardamom into Mr. Cardamom

Re-Examining Freddie Mercury

What led to the erasure of Farrokh Bulsara's brownness? And how do we feel about his representation in Bohemian Rhapsody?

Fariha Róisín

February 22, 2019

Re-Examining Freddie Mercury
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