From the Editors
Amira Hanafi is a writer and artist living in Cairo, Egypt. She is the author of Forgery (Green Lantern Press 2011) and Minced English. She is currently at work on a forthcoming publication.
"I am distressed by the increasingly popular rhetoric among some South Asians in the US diaspora, who simplistically fault the “Western” embrace and “white” appropriation of the yoga that belongs to “our culture.”.. They have used this power to erase or appropriate from the richly-diverse indigenous and local spiritual practices of people into their brahmanical form of Hinduism."click | email | tweet