There are a few things that are incomparable, and understandably in a more obvious sense, all such things are usually non-human. But sometimes, some exceptional individuals surpass those limits, showing the rest of the world what can be achieved while being in the ‘ambits’ of being human and Dr. Sen is one such example. The […]
Famous for its scathing and unequivocal take on caste issues, Navyana is one rare gem of a publishing house which is not chasing ‘sales’ in a world rife with propaganda ridden or shallow content. More so, Navyana has not only written conventional textbooks about serious caste issues, it has also published exemplary graphic novels like […]
Buy Online Amazon Flipkart Author: Srividya Natarajan Illustrator: Aparajita Ninan Published: 2011 by Navayana No. of Pages: 128 Genre: History, Socio-politics Subthemes: Casteism in India Timeline: The story travels through two timelines in India, 2010- where the story is set and 1840’s to 1870’s- which explores the story of Jotiba and Savitribai Phule. Plot Analysis Art Analysis Plot Analysis […]
Buy Online Amazon Flipkart Author: Sarnath Bannerjee Illustrator: Sarnath Bannerjee Published: 2004 by Penguin India No. of Pages: 112 Genre: Satire Subthemes: Trappings of everyday life, Indian cosmopolitan culture Timeline: The story travels through the lives of four characters in contemporary India(the early 2000’s) Plot Analysis Art Analysis Plot Analysis Storyline: Set in the heart of Lutyens’ Delhi-Connaught […]
Buy Online Amazon Flipkart Author: Durgabai Vyam, Srividya Natrajan, Subhash Vyam, S. Anand Illustrator: Durgabai Vyam, Subhash Vyam Published: 2011 by Navayana No. of Pages: 108 Genre: Historical Biography, Socio-Politics Subthemes: Continuing practice of caste based discrimination in India Timeline: The story is largely set in India of 2010 while contextualising its struggle against Caste by tracing it down to […]
Serpentine kafkaesque panels; minimal or almost no use of text; worlds where venomous consumerism has consumed the lives of everyone; and palpable social commentary which snakes through the reader’s mind- Appupen’s (George Mathen) works have carved a niche in the Indian graphic novel market and are pretty much responsible for gravitating more readers to the […]
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