Culture Matters

Theatre of the Invisible
Gunjan Veda
An excerpt from "The Museum of Broken Tea Cups: Postcards from India’s Margins"
“You didn’t know her when she was normal”
Parvana Boga Noorani
An excerpt from "A Book of Light", edited by Jerry Pinto.
Madrasas under a Cloud
Ziya Us Salam and Mohammad Aslam Parvaiz
An excerpt from Madrasas in the Age of Islamophobia.
The Story of Karbala
Ismat Chughtai | Translated by Tahira Naqvi
Girish Karnad: A man who packed the work of many lives into one
An excerpt from 'When Mirrors Are Windows'
Karnad dedicated himself to defending progressive values and his formidable contribution to theatre, cinema and literature are testimonies to this will.
Living under Occupation
Adania Shibli
An excerpt from Minor Detail.
“She kept a diary to keep herself going…”
Nayantara Sahgal
On her mother’s journal "Prison Days".