Writ Large


ESSAYS, CRITICISM,
ETC. 
















Essays 
Cochin Moon (The Believer)
Imitation: A Study (The Georgia Review) email for copy
Distance (Threepenny Review) email for copy
Both/And (Pleiades) email for copy

Thoughts
On the construction of “Hinduism” (Washington Post)
On truth vs truthiness (Even)
On jaywalking (Washington Post)
On leisure (Washington Post)
On compliments and gift-giving (Aeon) 
On diaspora’s relationship to Indian politics (The Vanguard)

Criticism
On deconversion narratives & Meghan O’Gieblyn’s God Human Animal Machine(The Point) 
On caste/class and Court (n+1)
On Rachel Cusk’s Second Place (The Baffler)
On Popliteratur & Rainald Goetz’s Rave (BOMB)
On immersion and Limits of Knowing (frieze)
On hope, optimism, and the curmudgeon that is Terry Eagleton (LA Review of Books)
On love & recognition through Martha Nussbaum’s Political Emotions (Boston Review)
On avoiding ritual celebration/ rejection through Thinking with MLK Jr. (LA Review of Books)

Interviews and Profiles
Anne Anlin Cheng (BOMB)
Anuk Arudpragasam (The White Review)
Mahasweta Devi (Paris Review Daily)

Media
Conversation with Anuk Arudpragasam (Institute for Imagination and Ideas) 
Kierkegaard’s at the Graveside with Gal Katz & Pujan Karambeigi (Death and the City/ Montez Press Radio)