Kashmir Lit Web Desk How does the day of Indian elections unfold in Kashmir? Here is a sampling of voices from social and print media.
These paintings by Rollie Mukherjee are based on the Kashmir region; its pathos, militarization, resistance and struggles. Titled “to stories rumored in branches” these paintings were included in a solo show at the Conflictorium: a museum of conflict in Ahmedabad (April-May 2016) Rollie Mukherjee is an artist and art critic based … Read more →
Chalukyan, also known as Akram, is an artist and writer based in Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
Text Beenish S Khan, Photographs Kaeshir B Photography I am Kashmiri. When someone asks me where I am from and I tell them Kashmir, typically what follows is “Ah Pakistan or India” to which I of course reply “no Kashmir!” The sad reality is that there have been instances … Read more →
by Lina Wood Heading towards Srinagar downtown. The mobile vibrates. Come directly to the CCS office. The police have cancelled the talk. The Indian scholar Mridu Rai was supposed to speak on “Languages of Violence, Languages of Justice: the State and Insurgent Kashmir” this afternoon. A few hours before the … Read more →
“I just forgot to ask my Uncle…” 92×69 cms Oil on Canvas Paintings & Text by Wajahat Hussain Rather The basic format of this composition is characterized by contrast, variety and dynamic asymmetrical balance, which strengthen the feeling generated by the individual elements. While our thoughts and feelings are often … Read more →