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About me

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I'm an environmental historian and interdisciplinary scholar with a Ph.D. in Developmental Biology and an M.A. in History of Science from the University of Chicago. I am currently a doctoral student in History at Yale.


Originally from Lahore, Pakistan, I'm also a journalist, essayist, founder and editor of South Asian Avant-Garde.


My work has appeared in The Nation, L.A. Review of Books, NPR, The Baffler, Dissent, Jacobin, The American Prospect, and Catapult, among others, and has been nominated several times for the Pushcart and Best of the Net anthologies.

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