At CUSP festival in Chennai, introspecting on how to make the Carnatic music ecosystem a safe space for women
More than a year after Carnatic music’s #MeToo reckoning, how much of the promise of a safer space has been achieved isn’t immediately evident.
#MeToo promises to make Carnatic music a safer, more ethical space, but it will take a while to get there
#MeToo has become a force to reckon with in the world of Carnatic music
#MeToo: Federation of City Sabhas sets up committee to investigate allegations against Carnatic music artists
This Internal Complaints Committee will look into allegations made against Carnatic musicians and take appropriate disciplinary action, says the Federation of City Sabhas
#MeToo in Carnatic music: Madras Music Academy's N Murali on addressing sexual harassment allegations against artists
In an interview with Firstpost, N Murali, the Madras Music Academy’s president, spoke about the decision to drop seven musicians from the Margazhi line-up in the wake of #MeToo allegations
The seven artists dropped by the Madras Music Academy include N Ravikiran, OS Thyagarajan, Mannargudi A Easwaran, Srimushnam V Raja Rao, Nagai Sriram, R Ramesh and Thiruvarur Vaidyanathan.
Madras Music Academy secretary Pappu Venugopala, named on Raya Sarkar's list of sexual harassers, resigns
Pappu Venugopala Rao resigned from his post of Secretary, Madras Music Academy on 27 October.