Ghost Ship

Exactly 35 days ago, I lost someone I cared about. It came out of nowhere, and hit me like a bolt of lightning. We hadn’t been speaking for a while. He had his life, and I had mine. But it hurt. It hurt so much, that I reached out to people I care about. To…

Where I eat in Bangalore

Most of the quality time I’ve spent with close friends have either been in an old city establishment over chilled beer, or going out to new places to try food and snacks. I can’t speak for all my peers, but a lot of the people around me loved spending a weekend hopping through a string of bookstores, restaurants and bars.

In absentia

What happens when a playwright cannot leave his country? How does his work reach the rest of the world?

Face two face

Cop Shiva’s camera presents deeply investigative portraits of two performance artists, whether they know it or not, says Asawari Ghatage.

Sand men

Through an uprising in Mali, living in refugee camps in Algeria, and finally returning home, only to embrace the world through tours, music band Tinariwen has come a long way over the last 30 years.