Contemporary Casteism !!

At times it becomes imperative to read the colonial archives, to ‘interrogate’ it ‘along the grain’ as Ann Stoler had put it. Textual analysis presupposes certain indictments which inevitably colours judgements, making the exercise lopsided in its results. To think of ‘colonialism’ being a monolithic entity, all ‘colonial knowledge’ being anachronistic and manipulative, meaning to … Continue reading Contemporary Casteism !!

Lessons learnt !!

Few months ago I came across a person on my way to my office..I was on my phone texting my wife….this fellow  looked at me and smiled..without a single word..The next few days things repeated in the same way and went on for almost a week.. I was wondering who is this fellow and why … Continue reading Lessons learnt !!