Ten Questions (XQs)

The XQs (Ten Questions) series is a conversation with first-book authors in South Asian Studies (broadly understood). Our aim is not to "review" but to contextualize, historicize, and promote new scholarship. Previously: Teena Purohit, Kavita Datla, Arafaat Valiani, Nausheen Anwar, Eric Beverley, Nayanika Mathur, Sarah Besky, Sanjeevini Lokhande, Julie Billaud, Anand Vivek Taneja, Mitra Sharafi, Harleen Singh, Ilyse Morgenstein Fuerst, Ammara Maqsood, Debjani Bhattacharyya, Aniruddha Bose, Amy Bhatt, Mubbashir Rizvi, Harmony Siganporia, Sheetal Chhabria, Darryl Li.