The veiled effects of patriarchy (pic courtesy: Quint)

The Veiled Effects of Patriarchy!

Today is an apt day to re-share this article that I had written some time back for DNA When we focus solely on how feminism benefits women, we leave out a hugely important part of the conversation: How patriarchy affects men. Now, Mumbai is the city of dreams and every one of us is in…

Movie Review: Black Panther – A Near-Perfect Superhero Film!

Yet another Marvel superhero saga has hit the big screens – “Black Panther”! And of course we didn’t want to miss writing about this! We first experienced the magic called Black Panther in Captain America: Civil War (2016). Now Chadwick Boseman’s African superhero gets his own origin film, mounted on an epic scale by Ryan…

Review: Sikandernama – Enjoyable work of fiction

Sikandernama is a book based on Greek sources elaborating the life of Alexander the Great – aka Sikander in India. It details the life of the great ruler in very descriptive and historical prose way. His quest to conquer the world as we know it today was ambitious. This focused drive to achieve the near…

Short Film Review – Khidkee – An Eye Opener

Ever wondered how Human Perceptions are built? Psychology defines it as the process by which the brain interprets and organizes the chaos that bombards our senses, is formed and how it affects our memories. Dealing with this chaos is a very dear friend, Rohan Kanawade’s latest short-film, Khidkee. I was recently invited for a private screening of…

Review: The Legend of Laxmi Prasad

Twinkle Khanna for the second time brings anecdotal stories inspired from her own life experiences. She also writes about stories she’s come across in her daily life, which is very simple but have a certain tasteful flavour of humility and simplicity. This quality to her writing and her books make them a quick, enjoyable, ‘i finished it in one day’ kind of a read.