Browse by author: Gaiutra Bahadur


Notes Toward a Prehistory


Caught between binaries, barred by anti-Asian exclusion laws, did some West Indians of Indian origin claim Blackness in early 20th-century America? Archival Creators Fellow, Gaiutra Bahadur finds cases in the archives that invite the question.

The Storytellers in the Mandir


An oral history project creates a space for Indo-Caribbean womxn to confide and contend across generations

The Things We Carried


A blog piece from our Archival Creators Fellow Gaiutra Bahadur on the motivations for her project documenting the Guyanese descended from Indian indentured laborers community and what she's hoping to explore through her work.