Mood Indigo's last day included open air theatrical events at the Talent Fiesta such as a performance by a Mumbai-based BMX crew, a drum circle and an act by Estonian street artist Sylvain Pomme
Shruti Sunderraman says poetry is the first and easiest form of expression for her — like a first aid kit for her emotions
Aashna Iyer says that poetry to her is about making people break their veneer of poise and actually feel things
Mumbai's slam poetry scene has been deeply shaken up by allegations of sexual misconduct on the part of one of its leading stars — Shamir Reuben | #FirstCulture
Kalki Koechlin celebrated World Music Day by releasing a poem on 'Noise' which asks this generation to discern the disturbance and focus on the true voice.
Aranya Johar's poem 'Brown Girl's Guide to Gender' made her a viral social media sensation. And with good reason.
In 2017, the rise of spoken-word poetry should continue for good.
When I watch women performing poetry slam it’s thrilling to see women write their stories and perform them defiantly through their bodies and their voices, forcing the creation of spaces for themselves
Over 17-18 September, spoken word poets will step forward to perform their verses at the National Youth Poetry Slam grand finale in Bengaluru