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Poetry

Delhi-based poet Shalim M. Hussain's Miyah poetry provides the metaphorical loudspeaker to the long-ignored voices of the Bengali-Muslim migrants living in the riverine plains of the Brahmaputra by documenting their stories of love, loss, celebration and injustice
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Reclaiming The House at Gallery Ske
July 26, 2019

From a new Ethiopian restaurant to an Urdu retelling of the Mahabharata through an ancient storytelling art form, Verve gives you the lowdown on the events that should be on your radar this weekend
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Ankur Tewari, Culture, Featured, Gaurav Kapoor, Kommune, Music, Online Exclusive, Performing Arts, Poetry, Roshan Abbas, Spoken, Spoken Word Performance
January 11, 2019

Co-founder Roshan Abbas on the significance of storytelling and the new formats they've innovated for the festival this weekend
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Harnidh Kaur, Author, Poet
October 30, 2018

The only Indian delegate to the global G(irls)20 Summit, 23-year-old Harnidh Kaur talks to Verve about her experience at this unique conference
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Alok Vaid-Menon, Featured, Gender Non-Conforming, LGBTQIA, Online Exclusive, Performance Art, Poetry, Queer, Queer Politics, Trans, Transfemininity

Looking Beyond The Gender Binaries With Queer Performance Artist Alok Vaid-Menon

Text by Shubham Ladha. Photography by Abhinav Anguria. Technical Design by Adrianne Keishing. Makeup by Rohit Singh

Trans feminine, queer and gender non-conforming performance artist Alok Vaid-Menon tells us how they're using fashion, beauty and poetry as a way to a more inclusive society and future
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The Time Of Rupi Kaur In The Era Of A Vexed Generation

Text by Sadaf Shaikh. Videography by Prateek Patel

The best-selling author's dizzying rise to success has led people to wonder if the increase in the number of poetry enthusiasts has anything to do with the medium going mainstream
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