Of memory and writing in Kashmir
February 9, 2020 6:01 pm - February 9, 2020 8:00 pm
Fahad Shah is a journalist and writer. He is the founder and editor of The Kashmir Walla – an internationally acclaimed magazine of politics, culture and literature. In early 2017, Shah also founded The Kashmir Institute – first regional think-tank in Kashmir, focusing on the region and its neighboring countries, which he is heading as its director. He has written extensively on Indian foreign policy, South Asia politics, human rights, culture and media for the Foreign Affairs, The Christian Science Monitor, The Diplomat, Spiegel, Scroll.in, Al Jazeera, The Caravan, Firstpost, The Wire, Hindustan Times and Vice News among various national and international publications.
He is the editor of the anthology Of Occupation and Resistance: Writings from Kashmir that focuses on the resistance and politics of Kashmir. Bring Him Back is his first documentary film as director, which was released at the University of Westminster (London), Humboldt-University of Berlin, Lund University, (Sweden) in 2015.
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