What is Chitra Kavya?

I don’t know about you, but I know precious little about Indian poetry. I have heard of Kalidasa but that’s pretty much it. As a matter of fact, I don’t know very much about poetry–let alone Indian poetry. In the last few months, I have embarked on this project to rectify that. Here is my…

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Poetry reading.

If any of you are in Bangalore tomorrow, I am moderating a poetry reading by Athena Kashyap. Please come. I am fascinated by poetry: the musicality of it; how to make words sing; how to condense thought. So I thought I would engage Athena in a discussion about the whys and how of poetry writing.…

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