South Asia

Uncover the undiscovered

Forget the narrative of far away beaches and exotic lands, yes South Asia has all this (and elephants, and towering buddhist temples, and a panoply of faiths, ideas and cultures) but what we at Asia Art Tours aim to do is introduce you to narratives of these beautiful lands. We've been taught it's all beaches and massages, but the truly dynamic found here is the culture, art and expression that comes from close contact to Buddhism and strong senses of national identity.

South Asia Articles

Covid-19India
January 24, 2022

Swati Birla & Kuver Sinha: Vaccine Imperialism & The Global South

I spoke to scholars Swati Birla & Kuver Sinha to discuss 'vaccine imperialism' and the complicated politics of India's Pharmaceutical Capitalism This is part 1 of our conversation, part 2 will…
AnarchismSE Asia
December 31, 2021

SEA Library: Knowledge-Building & Resistance in Southeast Asia

 I spoke to the Southeast Asia Anarchist Library  on how their project came together,  Southeast Asia and how organizing must be local and global to build a better world.  Asia…
AbolitionAcademia
December 5, 2021

Marcus Rediker: The History of Pirates & Stealing our Future Back

I spoke with legendary scholar Marcus Rediker on studying the 'history from below' of pirates, slave uprisings and oppressed people.  We explore how historical resistance to capitalism & the State…