Why is India urbanizing slowly? Why do some regions urbanize faster than others? Why do some cities grow faster than others?
Yet another session of Let Poetry Be has passed, and many memories to cherish. Here is the brief write-up of the event based on my experiences.
Poetry festival for 2 days? Yes, it became a reality last weekend. The inaugural edition of Bengaluru Poetry Festival saw participation of many well known poets, artists , and of-course equally enthusiastic crowd. My experiences from the festival.
6th session of poetry and storytelling under open sky at IISC, Bangalore was full of poems, poets, storytellers, and with some theatrical performances. Read all in my event summary.
On an invitation, I participated in an event organized at IISC(Indian Institute of Science), Bangalore. I recited my 2 old poems as well as listened to many new poets and their works. A wonderful experience of literature activity at the heart of technology gurukul, read more in my event summary.
After a long time, I got chance to write and recite a solo Hindi poem at Anjuman event. I also got opportunity to listen to many other wonderful poets. Read all of this in my event summary.
बहुत समय बाद हिंदी मैं लिखने का और सुनाने का मौका मिला, अंजुमन की संध्या मैं| इस संध्या मैं और भी कई कवियों से बातचीत और उनकी रचनाओं को सुनाने का मौका मिला| पेश की अंजुमन की महफ़िल की कहानी मेरी जुबानी|
Storytelling? What it is? Have you ever got chance to listen to a story? Have you ever recited a story? Why storytelling is considered an important skills in today’s professional world. Well, I do not have answers to all your questions, but I can at least share my journey of acquiring this skill.
How are urban transportation systems, infrastructure and institutions gendered?
How can we understand gender inequality in urban transportation?
What kinds of initiatives have cities in India and globally undertaken and what can we learn from them? This was the them of masterclass organized at IIHS(Indian Institute of Human Settlements)
Storytelling Jam Under The Trees. A unique kind of experimentation to pen down stories on the spot through collective participation of different individuals. How did it work? Just read it in my blog post.
what kind of mistakes do we repeatedly commit? Aren’t we supposed to learn from our mistakes, then why do we repeat them at all? Let’s hear what you have to say, through your poem.