Meher Ahmad is a journalist based in California. She has written for the New York Times, BBC, Vice, The Outline, and Popula, among others.
Even in the best of times, South Asian pantries are stocked with staples that last. In the worst of times, we learn why that is.
April 15, 2020
What happens when a country’s foundation is built with a fundamental flaw?
August 14, 2019
Going to the movies was once a firmly middle class experience in Pakistan. Now, only a certain class can even afford to buy a ticket.
June 11, 2019
Just as phool patti — ‘truck art’ — became a revered art form in Pakistan after an American anthropologist "discovered" it, Pakistani car decals are a new art form, waiting to be found.
March 11, 2019
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