Urvi Kumbhat


UChicago and the Asymmetry of Power

Academic circles can be unwelcoming and dangerous for women.


November 20, 2017

Campus Cafes

Members of the UChicago community are spoiled for choice when it comes to campus cafes.


September 15, 2017

Something to Write Home About

Stories by non-white authors are unfairly perceived as mere narratives of otherness.


November 21, 2016

Now Trending

Co-opting the Black Lives Matter movement delegitimizes black liberation.


May 19, 2016

Call Me Crazy

Dismissing vocal women as hysterical delegitimizes feminist movements.


April 25, 2016

A Foreign Feeling

South Asian students reconcile their ambitions with their roots at SASA.


April 11, 2016

The Country Doth Protest Too Much

As India’s youth rises up in protest, the government abandons its ideals in response.


February 25, 2016

Moving pictures

Despite condemnations of "slacktivism," online photojournalism gets results


January 28, 2016

Shades of grief

Tragedies affect all people, but we don’t always mourn equally


November 19, 2015

Posers in the yoga studio

Western yoga appropriates Indian culture to turn a profit.


October 26, 2015