The ordinary artist, in an extraordinary frame- Walking with Ramkinkar Baij

An art lover’s tribute; walking into the thought process and work of artist Ramkinkar Baij at Shantiniketan. He would have been 110 on May 26 Maitreyee Chowdhury It was my third trip to the university township of Shantiniketan in Bolpur. I had strolled into a small bookshop named Subarnarekha. Like many small town book stores, […]

Field observations on the prejudices of being a woman

Akansha Yadav is a Bangalore based welfare policy analyst. In this article she shares field trip observations of gender based discrimination as a product of social relations. …………………………………………………………… In the wintry month of February in Jharkhand, I came across these women, (including an adolescent girl who otherwise should have been in school) washing utensils with […]