Posts by andrewcarreras


Tibetan, Indian, and backpacker culture in Dharamshala

Before I begin my narrative for the month, I will give a brief update on […]


Sundry observations on Himachali life

Clearly It’s a Conspiracy On a recent phone conversation with AIF fellow John Van Rooy […]



A favorite topic of us fellows is the endearing, clever, confounding, earthy, and, above all, […]


A tour of India, north and south

Greetings again to everyone who reads my contributions AIF blog and perhaps even finds them […]


Healthcare options in Udaipur

Welcome back for another month, casual reader. As many of you know or can imagine, […]


Settling and unsettling in Rajasthan (as the lights come on)

I sit with one hour before I officially* begin my Divali holidays. For all of […]


Fieldwork begins!: The Ramaj Watershed

Hello everybody, After my trying but inevitable baptism into Indian bureaucracy and daily business, I […]


Service beast, fellowship monster

I. Where I’m coming from: Before I embark on the questionable mission of defining who […]

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