Arts & Culture | Verve Magazine - Part 2
India's premier luxury lifestyle women's magazine
December 18, 2020

Samrata Salwan of Family Fables Co., a publisher of personal histories, is turning memories into memoirs to chronicle...
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Tre Ess, along with The Mellow Turtle, is working towards building an independent and socially conscious music scene in Jharkhand
December 03, 2020

One of India’s most forward-thinking new musicians, Jharkhandi producer and MC Sumit Singh Solanki aka Tre Ess, is bringing attention to the affairs of his state through his music while showcasing its local young talent on a national stage
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art goes digital, Cymmon’s Auctioneers LLP, Featured, Krishna Moolagundam, Moolagundam Art Gallery, online auction bidding, online auction platforms, Online Exclusive, Promotion, user-friendly auction platform

The Hyderabad-based Cymmon’s Auctioneers LLP will be putting artworks and jewellery under the virtual hammer
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author interviews, Books, Featured, Loss by Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi, Online Exclusive, Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi
December 02, 2020

The author discusses the layers of grief he explores in his latest book, a collection of non-fiction essays on mortality
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Abhijeet Gurjar, Antonio Faccilongo, Bhopal Gas Tragedy, Featured, female-centric narratives, Habibi, Indian Photo Festival, Indian Photo Festival 2020, IPF 2020, Isabeau de Rouffignac, Online Exclusive, Palestinian prisoners, Prisoners’ Rehab, Samyak Drishti Photo Asia Grant, Saris for Memory, South Asian photography festival, women's stories
November 25, 2020

The sixth edition of the Indian Photo Festival showcased 32 exhibitions that included photographers from over 60 countries. We handpick some standout images and speak to the artists behind them
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African history, Booker Prize, Booker Prize shortlist, Featured, Maaza Mengiste, Online Exclusive, Read. Review. Repeat, The Shadow King
November 13, 2020

Ethiopian-American author Maaza Mengiste’s Booker-shortlisted second novel is a tale about the forgotten female soldiers on the frontline of the Second Italo-Ethiopian War and their overpowering inner battles
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Adil Hussain, CS Venkiteswaran, Dharamshala International Film Festival, DIFF, digital film festivals, Dr Shiv Visvanathan, Featured, Indian film festivals, Monica Wahi, Online Exclusive, Ritu Sarin, Shaji N Karun, Shivendra Singh Dungarpur, Tenzing Sonam, Umesh Kulkarni
November 12, 2020

Held every year since 2012 in McLeod Ganj, Himachal Pradesh, DIFF’s 2020 slate was presented through an online edition that ran from October 29th-November 8th. We speak to the co-founder Tenzing Sonam and a group of long-time attendees about navigating the transition
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Booker Prize, Booker Prize shortlist, Featured, Harare, misogyny, Online Exclusive, Patriarchy, Read. Review. Repeat, Tambu, This Mournable Body, Tsitsi Dangarembga, Zimbabwe

Tambu, the complicated anti-hero of the Booker-shortlisted 'This Mournable Body', is fighting to change the pre-determined course of her journey in the face of postcolonial, patriarchal oppression
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Published by Juggernaut, Tahira's fourth book is a window into her life — relatable and saucy in equal measure. In this section, three women embark on an adventure-filled night to celebrate their chromosomal conglomeration of Xs and rent a XXX film
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