2019 Political Writing Book prize long list

Nightmarch: Among India’s Revolutionary Guerrillas

Alpa Shah

Published by: Hurst Publishers

Alpa Shah was raised in Nairobi, studied at Cambridge and completed her PhD at the LSE, where she now teaches anthropology. She is the author of In the Shadows of the State and a co-author of Ground Down by Growth. She presented the radio documentary ‘India’s Red Belt’ for BBC Radio 4’s ‘Crossing Continents’.