How a poem laden with colonial clichés gained such a hold on the Western imagination.
The young and arrogant Pablo Nerduda landed in Burma in 1927 — and left behind a broken heart.
How the Rohingya disaster will affect Myanmar’s economic prospects.
How Aung San Suu Syi has failed to deliver peace to the borderlands of Myanmar.
A detailed examination of the Buddhist nationalist group that is causing havoc in Myanmar.
“Soe Nay Lynn”, “Vignette” “Pay Pay* at Phoe Htoo Teashop” & “The sky and its two stars”
A slow Sunday afternoon in Yangon is shattered by the sound of gunshots.
Citizenship in Myanmar is a complex tangle of rules – ‘only’ 135 ‘national ethnicities’ can ever be granted full rights.
When Aung San Suu Kyi stopped supporting US sanctions against Myanmar, it changed everything.
In Myanmar’s borderland conflict zones, promises of peace, a cease-fire, and renewed military action are wearily familiar.