Lovely Umayam

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Lovely Umayam is a nuclear nonproliferation expert, writer, and founder of Bombshelltoe Policy x Arts Collective (, which convenes policy experts, scientists, artists, and artists to examine how nuclear issues intersect with social justice.


Cover Photo: A black and white photograph of a desert containing many round, deep craters from nuclear weapons testing.
Studying Nuclear Policy Without Being Engulfed By Fear

Like most people born just as the Cold War was ending, I learned about nuclear weapons in the past tense.

Jun 13, 2022