Raksha Vasudevan

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Raksha Vasudevan's essays have appeared in The Threepenny Review, High Country News, Hippocampus, Roads & Kingdoms, Adventure Journal, Entropy, Warscapes, Africaisacountry, and Rabble. She tweets @RakshaVasudevan.


Cover Photo: Courtesy of Kavithalayaa Productions Pyramid
What Mani Ratnam’s Films Meant to Me and the Women of the Sri Lankan Civil War

Underneath the shiny veneer of Bollywood, there’s something affirming about seeing people caught in the maelstrom of politics and war making choices—to flee or stay or fight.

Feb 21, 2019