The Buzz Cut: Some Reasons Why Family Time in India Is So Fraught

Joint families, chosen families or estranged ones — this Diwali, it may be time to understand them a bit better.

written by
Rajvi Desai
Nov 14, 2020
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AuthorRajvi Desai

Rajvi Desai is The Swaddle's Culture Editor. After graduating from NYU as a Journalism and Politics major, she covered breaking news and politics in New York City, and dabbled in design and entertainment journalism. Back in the homeland, she's interested in tackling beauty, sports, politics and human rights in her gender-focused writing, while also co-managing The Swaddle Team's podcast, Respectfully Disagree.