Oxford encounters

My favourite thing about Oxford is the Pitt Rivers Museum, the wonderfully evocative collection of cultural artefacts from around the world that is situated behind the Natural History Museum. My … Continue Reading →

The Saffronisation of India

The term “saffronisation” is a modern piece of journalese used to describe a widespread return to traditional Hindu beliefs in the face of modern secularism. At its mildest it represents … Continue Reading →