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Nahal Sheikh

Nahal Sheikh is a lecturer in TV/Cross-Media at University of Amsterdam. Her past research focuses on South Asia from an interdisciplinary post/de-colonial approach and the dynamics of racial identity in historical and contemporary America. Next to researching, she takes on freelance editorial and design projects to express diverse stories about the Global South.

A drawn portrait of Muhammad Ali Jinnah

Pakistan’s Ambiguous Islamic Identity

Pragmatism, not faith, drove Muhammad Ali Jinnah to lead the call for the founding of the new Islamic state of Pakistan.