Writing has become a process of healing, in itself, as well as a way to connect to and reach others. My writing and interviews span the personal and academic realms from my joy at sharing musings as a columnist to more serious inquiries as an academic.
The Equal’s Record
In 2012, I became a columnist for The Equal’s Record, where I write a bi-weekly column titled: Of Memories and Loss. Below are a few favorites from the column.
Healing: A Sense of Community (In response to the Boston Marathon bombings)
A review of books on grief and healing.
For more on healing, uncertainty, and other life ponderings, please see the full list.
The Fletcher Forum
Congo’s Civilian’s Slipping through the Cracks – published in the Fletcher Forum in 2012
Memorials: The Nexus between the Personal and the Political – published in Praxis, the Fletcher School journal of Human Security.
Search for Common Ground Blog
Being the Bridge: Interviews with Youth Entrepreneurs in Rwanda – published on the Search for Common Ground Blog
A New Approach to Conflict Resolution: Computer Games Create a Safe Space for Learning – published on the Search for Common Ground Blog (awarded best post of the year in 2012)
Insight on Conflict
The Role of Memory in Post-Genocide Rwanda (Part I of a 5 part series)
Master’s Thesis: The Role of Memory in Post-Genocide Rwanda – Available upon request.
The Red Elephant Foundation
United Nations Foundation
My conversation with Uma Girish on loss and healing