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Dec 31, 2018
Mood Indigo 2018: IIT Bombay's cultural festival closes with a BMX act, concert by Salim-SulaimanMood 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
Jun 29, 2018
Firstpost Poetry Project: Shruti Sunderraman presents 'How to Love Art' and 'Flowers and Friends'Shruti Sunderraman says poetry is the first and easiest form of expression for her — like a first aid kit for her emotions
Jun 22, 2018
Firstpost Poetry Project: Aashna Iyer presents 'Labels' and '7 Minutes'Aashna Iyer says that poetry to her is about making people break their veneer of poise and actually feel things
Feb 08, 2018
Shamir Reuben, among Mumbai's slam poetry stars, accused of sexual harassment by multiple womenMumbai'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
Jun 22, 2017
Watch: Kalki Koechlin's poem on noise is as multi-layered as her charactersKalki 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.
Jun 17, 2017
Aranya Johar: You've probably seen her perform; now meet the feminist poet with a flair for rhymesAranya Johar's poem 'Brown Girl's Guide to Gender' made her a viral social media sensation. And with good reason.
Jan 01, 2017
Insight 2017: The rise of spoken-word poetry should continue for goodIn 2017, the rise of spoken-word poetry should continue for good.
Sep 02, 2016
Giving voice to verse: Why watching women perform slam poetry is enthrallingWhen 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
Aug 28, 2016
Well versed: The National Youth Poetry Slam finale has star spoken word poets at the micOver 17-18 September, spoken word poets will step forward to perform their verses at the National Youth Poetry Slam grand finale in Bengaluru
Jul 12, 2016
Slam poetry gives a voice to Malagasy womenThere's nothing 22-year-old slam poet Caylah doesn't speak about. Whether it's the government, globalisation or domestic violence she doesnt mince her words