How Caste Has Always Shaped Desire, Desirability
“Even ‘attractiveness,’ skin color, and a ‘good background’ are ideas loaded in caste.”
Nadia Nooreyezdan is The Swaddle's culture editor. Since graduating from Columbia Journalism School, she spends her time thinking about aliens, cyborgs, and social justice sci-fi. She's also working on a memoir about her family's journey from Iran to India.