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Nandy's comment part of intellectual goondagiri: Kancha Ilaiah

Feb 01, 2013

Nandy's comment part of intellectual goondagiri: Kancha Ilaiah

Dalit intellectual Kancha Ilaiah said that Ashis Nandy's comments were part of intellectual goondagiri against the Dalits and should be condemned as strongly as street goondagiri. #WhoSaidWhat #Kancha Ilaiah #Ashis Nandy #Casteism #Prakash Ambedkar #Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 #SC/ST Act
Don't let border tensions affect literature, say writers from India, Pakistan

Jan 29, 2013

Don't let border tensions affect literature, say writers from India, Pakistan

Speaking to CNN-IBN at the Jaipur Literature Festival, authors from both Pakistan and India said that art and literature must never have to bow down to the violence at the border. #WhoSaidWhat #India Pakistan relations #Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 #nadeem aslam
Should academia back Ashis Nandy instead of targeting him?

Jan 29, 2013

Should academia back Ashis Nandy instead of targeting him?

The anger of politicians over Ashis Nandy's comments are understandable as responding to nuanced debate with political correctness. But why are some of the academicians outraged? #WhyNow #Dalits #Yogendra Yadav #Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes #Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 #Ashish Nandy
Nandy made bad statement with good intentions: Kancha Ilaiah

Jan 28, 2013

Nandy made bad statement with good intentions: Kancha Ilaiah

IIaiah's statement comes a day after Nandy was booked by Rajasthan Police under the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act for his comment. #NewsTracker #Kancha Ilaiah #JLF #Jaipur Literature Festival 2013 #Ashish Nandy
Not surprised as I have faced this situation before, says Nandy

Jan 27, 2013

Not surprised as I have faced this situation before, says Nandy

The sociologist and author explains his statements about corruption at the Jaipur Literature Festival in an exclusive interview with Firstpost editors Lakshmi Chaudhary and Sandip Roy. #Corruption #Q&A #Ashis Nandy #JLF #Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribes #Jaipur Literature Festival 2013