Lifestyle  /  Published 05.08.22

Kobita Club a virtual platform for appreciating poetry and encouraging young writers

Papia Ganguly, an entrepreneur based in Muscat, is another regular. “I am based in West Asia and had little touch with modern poetry trends of Bengal. Kobita Club helped me to connect with the c...
By Subhadrika Sen

Events  /  Published 21.07.22

Nandana Dev Sen dedicates poetry evening to mother Nabaneeta and cousin Samantak

Nandana wrapped up the session by urging more people to translate Nabaneeta’s works. ‘’I would also like to encourage young writers, translators, lovers of poetry and fiction to come...
By Subhadrika Sen

Lifestyle  /  Published 21.06.22

Looking into Allen Ginsberg’s poetry and queer identity politics in America

At the start of the 20th century, the United States saw the rise of an enduring form of radicalism, as a fitting response to the post-war conformism of American society. With ‘first thought, bes...
By Varshneyee Dutt (t2 intern)

People  /  Published 05.05.22

How can the value of Indian emerging technology be captured? Ask Naina Pachnanda

You are also an Instagram influencer with more than 50,000 followers. What do you do to keep coming up with ideas to engage your followers? I started my Instagram journey a little over two years ago...
By Priyam Marik


News  /  Published 29.04.22

How workshops, fun activities and some blessings kept students in Kolkata busy

Vivekananda Mission School, in association with its alumni body, celebrated Saraswati Puja on the school premises on February 5. Students, teachers, alumni members and staff members enthusiastically t...
By Chandreyee Ghose in Kolkata

People  /  Published 28.04.22

Calcutta, Kolkata and Kalkatta are not the same city: Author Supriya Newar

But despite her career as a writer and poet, she describes music as her first love. “I’m a trained vocalist in Hindustani Classical, although I don’t practice anymore. I love Indian ...
By Vedant Karia

News  /  Published 27.04.22

School students floor US Consul General with performative poetry at Oxford Bookstore

US Consulate Kolkata and Oxford Bookstore celebrated National Poetry Month by hosting ‘There’s a Poem in this place’ ...
By Subhadrika Sen

Books  /  Published 13.04.22

Nandana Dev Sen: poetry, a genetic compulsion

Books and books everywhere Certainly, Nandana’s mother’s family home was the ultimate literary household with books strewn everywhere. Says Nandana: “We’re totally coloni...
By Paran Balakrishnan in New Delhi

People  /  Published 13.04.22

The entire city of Kolkata inspires me, it’s inspiring for all kinds of artists: Srijato

Finally, any chance we get to see you return to the silver screen after your debut in Zulfiqar (2016)? Not at all, partly because I didn’t find my performance to be very convincing. Although my...
By Priyam Marik


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