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Locating "Desi"?: A Survey

Hi everyone! My name is Kerishma Panigrahi. I am a graduate student in the English department at New York University, where I am interested in pursuing issues of race, racial subject formation, and nation, particularly within the context of the South Asian diaspora. 806 more words

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Thoughts on 'Ho Mann Jahaan'

I was so excited when I found out Ho Mann Jahaan, was coming to our area and last weekend I took my little girl along and we went to see it.  936 more words

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To the peeps that made me, me.

Once upon a time, a doctor and a Master of Home Economics had a child.

Wait, they had two.

The Master did all sorts of things with her degree. 554 more words

#144stories

#144Stories

Today, let’s look into their eyes as we look at their beautiful photos and as we read their stories another time. Today let’s imagine what they went through before their young lives were so brutally cut short. 435 more words

PAKISTANI-AMERICAN

Hate cannot drive out hate

Since the Paris Attacks and now the San Bernardino Shootings , and even more so, since finding out the killers happened to be Muslims with backgrounds from Pakistan, our hearts have been extra heavy. 557 more words

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