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Insurgency And The Artist

Vinay Lal in conversation with Jerry Pinto

Vinay Lal’s book “Insurgency and The Artist” explores not merely how Indian printmakers and artists responded to the freedom struggle but rather how the art they fashioned invoked their own conception of the nation, their sense of the past, and the contours of the movement for India?s emancipation from the yoke of colonial oppression.

Wednesday, 22nd February 2023

Literature Live! 360 @ Campus


A Dominant Character : The Science & Politics of J.B.S Haldane : A talk by Samanth Subramanian.

Tuesday, 14th January 2020

Sophia College

Author’s Lounge

The Annual Independence Lecture, 2022

By Sumana Ramanan

The Anil Dharker Literature Live! Independence Lecture commemorated the 75th year of Indian Independence with Dr Palanivel Thiaga Rajan, Tamil Nadu’s finance minister.

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From the pages of The Paris Review

By Sumana Ramanan

Interviews with Ralph Ellison and Edward P. Jones, and an essay on John Coltrane’s classic composition Alabama offer insights into the African-American condition in the US, at a time of unprecedented protests against racism

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Focus On Poetry

By Sumana Ramanan

Read about some women poets through the ages, poems about silence, and poetry as therapy

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