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ART & CULTURE

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Pop music, Michael jackson

Why Michael Jackson, the King of Pop, still stirs our hearts

He urged us to look at the 'man in the mirror and change some of his ways'.

ART & CULTURE

 |  7-minute read
Dalit politics, Pa ranjith, Rajinikanth, Kaala

Kaala is for Dalits in India what Black Panther is for African-Americans in US

The movie is Indian cinema’s strongest statement yet in favour of Dalit assertiveness and mobilisation.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Tarar Square |  8-minute read
Gender Stereotype, Pakistan, Patriarchy, Women in pakistan

Why women in my stories are not victims but survivors

They have always had a voice. It is just that the voice was on mute.

ART & CULTURE

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Delhi, Jasoosi duniya, Urdu

Remembering an age when Urdu literature thrived in India

[Book extract] In his autobiography Khwab Baqi Hain, abba has given a good account of the literary environment which existed in the houses of shaurfa in the early decades of Biswin Sadi.

ART & CULTURE

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Literature, Bollywood, Novels, Books

How books are changing Bollywood

The degree of exchange between literature and cinema is on the cusp of change.

ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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Existential crisis, Existentialism, Jean-paul sartre

Why we still read Jean-Paul Sartre

Born today, the existentialist writer, through his life, ideas and literature, illumined the reading public of his day, and continues to do so.

ART & CULTURE

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ART & CULTURE

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Why are we always ready to forgive Bollywood stars for shameful behaviour?

Indian audience is far more active in demanding accountability from Hollywood than from the Mumbai film industry.

ART & CULTURE

 |  15-minute read