Hafsa Kanjwal

Hafsa Kanjwal

Hafsa Kanjwal is an Assistant Professor of South Asian History at Lafayette College. She is a member of Critical Kashmir Studies.

Bollywood

What the Zaira Wasim controversy reveals about contemporary India

The teenage Muslim actress's decision to quit Bollywood for faith reasons brought India's Islamophobia to the fore.

What the Zaira Wasim controversy reveals about contemporary India

Islamophobia

Is Islam the only way to talk about Christian fundamentalism?

And why did Mehdi Hasan have to call Christian fundamentalists 'Christian Taliban'?

Is Islam the only way to talk about Christian fundamentalism?

Kashmir

Why the NYT is really wrong about Kashmir

A recent editorial by the New York Times demonstrates little understanding of what is actually going on in Kashmir.

Why the NYT is really wrong about Kashmir