Tanika Sarkar

The writer retired as professor, Centre for Historical Studies, JNU

Call It By Its Name
Wed, Jun 28, 2017

India needs to legally reclassify hate crimes as acts of terror.

Anirban Bhattacharya, my PhD student
Mon, Mar 14, 2016

Anirban Bhattacharya’s enthusiasm for historical documents is infectious.

Book review: The Last Word
Sat, Jan 16, 2016

Each state gets two chapters, one to explain the Left’s early achievements and the second to track its later debasement into patronage politics, insulated from mass movements.

Love, control and punishment
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

The prohibition against inter-community marriages is not an invention of Hindutva. But Hindutva articulates and disseminates it most systematically, writes Tanika Sarkar.

Hinduism,and Some Limericks Too
Sat, Aug 10, 2013

The sum of a life’s work in a refreshingly creative idiom