Sahar Ghumkhor

Sahar Ghumkhor

Sahar Ghumkhor's research explores the intersections of race, gender and psychoanalysis. 

Afghanistan

Skateboarding won't 'save' Afghan girls

Why Western audiences love feel-good stories about Afghan girls doing 'brave' things.

Skateboarding won't 'save' Afghan girls

New Zealand

The hypocrisy of New Zealand's 'this is not us' claim

Is Brenton Tarrant really an aberration?

The hypocrisy of New Zealand's 'this is not us' claim

Islamophobia

From politics of condemnation to politics of refusal

Being on standby to condemn every 'terror' incident has long been a precondition of being a 'good' Muslim. Not anymore.

From politics of condemnation to politics of refusal