Gaar Adams
Gaar Adams

Gaar Adams is based in the Arabian Peninsula. His work has been featured in the Atlantic, Vice, Al Jazeera, and Foreign Policy. Follow him on Twitter.

Roads & Kingdoms
May 1 2015 9:01 AMSci-Fi CityDubai’s Comic Con draws 50,000 fans and cult figures like William Shatner and Gillian Anderson. But the real attraction is the futuristic city’s homegrown talent.
Roads & Kingdoms
Nov. 8 2013 10:07 AMForget Pinots. Have You Tried a Maharashtra Merlot?The subcontinent’s vineyards are betting that Indians will finally trade their whiskey for wine.
Roads & Kingdoms
July 11 2014 8:08 AMThe Strangest Sport No One KnowsIn the highlands near Mumbai, practitioners of Mallakhamb perform curious acrobatic feats using poles, ropes … and castor oil.
  Slate Plus
Slate Plus
Aug. 28 2015 12:31 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? International affairs writer Joshua Keating on what to read to understand the apparently permanent slowdown of the Chinese economy.