The Indian Sun: Memoirs From Hyderabad

Photo by Sarah Sharp.

In the summer of 2009, I traveled abroad in northern India for six weeks. The experience was spiritual, heartwrenching, and humbling. This is the hand-written journal I kept while I studied at the University of Hyderabad, complete with all the prejudices and fears and self-righteous analyses I indulged in while I was away.




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Sarah Sharp writes about mental health and social injustice. You can find more of her work at and

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