Tag: Immigration

The new M.I.A. documentary is being released in the U.S. on September 28.

‘Matangi/Maya/M.I.A’ Shows a Different Side of British-Sri Lankan Singer M.I.A.

Viewers walking out of a screening of ‘Matangi/Maya/M.I.A’ — the new documentary about the British-Sri Lankan rapper M.I.A. — would be forgiven for being...
Author Anita Feliicelli

Author Anita Felicelli on her new Book and the Power of the Short Story

For the characters in Anita Felicelli's upcoming book "Love Songs For a Lost Continent," finding one's place in the world is often a years-long...
Rupi Kaur Talks to Emma Watson

Three Things we Learned From Emma Watson’s Conversation With Rupi Kaur

Actress Emma Watson recently sat down with Canadian poet Rupi Kaur for an in-depth conversation on taking chances, womanhood, feminism and art. Watson posted...
New memoirs by Indian Americans

These Memoirs Explore the Diversity of the Indian-American Experience

Looking for something thoughtful and introspective to read this fall? Lucky for you, several Indian-American writers have released memoirs in recent months that explore...
Indian snacks for sale

A Story on Fried Treats and Closeness

By Vyasar Ganesan When I mention the Chinese, Sorabh looks uncomfortable. His mother, Sushma, tells me that it's only recently that so many have been...
CorningWare's Cornflower dishes

You can now Once Again Serve Your Aloo in These Classic Dishes

They were once a staple in households — immigrant and otherwise — across the United States. Now CorningWare is reviving its cornflower pattern, which...
Corelle plates

Why Exactly Do Immigrant Families Love Corelle Plates?

Corelle platesm with their distinctive borders, are a familiar sight in immigrant homes across North America. Food writer Sonia Rao looked into a why...
A scene from theAustralian film 'ReFraction'

Actor Kaushik Das on his Film ‘ReFraction’ and the Surprising Link Between South Asia...

Actor and producer Kaushik Das is aware that his new film is about to make its New York City debut at a particularly timely...