This article examines changes to cultural identity when South Asians move around the globe. It focuses specifically on the humble bindi as a marker of one specific South Asian woman’s agency and comes up with wide-ranging suggestions about the scope for using such bodily adornments as a tool for skilled cultural navigation in diaspora. It also suggests avenues for further research.
|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||South Asia Research|
|Publication status||Published - 27 Feb 2015|
- South Asians