December 11, 2020
My discussion on the Pipal ko Bot podcast about the interaction of Maoist agendas with Dalit and Indigenous movements in Nepal.
October 16, 2020
With colleagues Jeevan Baniya (Social Science Baha, Nepal), Katie Oven (Northumbria University, UK), Mukta Tamang (Tribhuvan University, Nepal), and other colleagues from around the world, I participate in this two part discussion reflecting upon the ethics of disaster research through a set of reflections about the Disaster Studies Manifesto. Please listen to S3E11 – Manifesto […]
August 25, 2020
On August 25th, 2020, I presented a co-authored paper titled ‘House, Household and Home: Revisiting Social Science and Policy Frameworks through Post-Earthquake Reconstruction Experiences in Nepal’ stemming from an SSHRC Partnership Development Grant at the web-based ‘National Symposium on Nepal’s Reconstruction (NSNR-2020) hosted by the Government of Nepal’s National Reconstruction Authority (NRA). The theme of […]
January 31, 2020
My discussion with Sahana Ghosh about why protests erupted across India in late 2019/early 2020.
January 30, 2020
The roundtable event held on November 21 at UBC brought together diverse approaches to understanding the social elements of disaster aftermaths – with the hope of producing useable knowledge to prepare for future disasters. Speakers shared their anthropological research in India, Sri Lanka, and Japan, followed by a response focused on Vancouver from the city’s […]
Sister School Partnership between Bayview School (Vancouver, Canada) & Sundrawati School (Dolakha, Nepal)
May 25, 2019
A group of students from Bayview have become penpals with students at Sundrawati to learn about the devastating effects of Nepal’s 2015 earthquakes.
December 19, 2018
My talk at the University of British Columbia, hosted by The Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies as part of their Wall Scholar Speaker Series.
November 30, 2018
My presentation on Nepali Canadian community responses to the 2015 earthquakes in Nepal.
Restructuring Life: Political, Social, and Material Transformation in post-conflict, post-disaster Nepal
October 22, 2018
My talk at the International Institute for Asian Studies based in Leiden, Netherlands.