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Wednesday, Aug 21, 2019
Shikha Kumar

Shikha Kumar


Shikha Kumar is a features writer, whose primary interests include books, feminism, gender studies, and pop culture. She’s always up for discussions on Urban Dictionary, Lena Dunham’s brand of feminism and the potato wedges-french fries conflict.

articles by Shikha Kumar (87 results)
Nov 04, 2016 19:25
Artist Sonali Zohra, who’s behind the striking illustrations in Arshia Sattar’s recently released Ramayana for Children, speaks on the relatability of the epic, artistic liberties and sketching for children read more
Oct 29, 2016 17:48
After premiering at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, 1857: Turrebaz Khan, a historical production by playwright Mohammad Ali Baig, will be staged in Hyderabad next week read more
Oct 22, 2016 11:12
His brawn makes actor Arunoday Singh an unlikely poet, but his verses on Instagram make him a star read more
Oct 12, 2016 21:34
Priya’s Mirror follows the hugely successful Priya’s Shakti, which was the first Indian comic book to use sexual violence as a catalyst of change read more
Oct 08, 2016 15:28
Here’s what to gift this festive season to earn brownie points from your loved ones read more
Oct 07, 2016 18:25
Vikrant Pande, who recently translated Marathi novelist NS Inamdar’s epic saga on Bajirao Mastani, Rau, speaks on the labours of translation, regional nuances, cinematic liberties and more read more
Oct 01, 2016 19:01
Actor Ayushmann Khurrana and his brother Aparshakti, who is set to make his Bollywood debut with Dangal, may be polar opposites but they have one thing in common – an inherent talent for drama read more
Oct 01, 2016 18:37
As a recent exhibition in New York explored the Sikh American community’s challenges in an increasingly hostile climate, we profile their Indian counterparts who’ve come a long way read more
Sep 17, 2016 22:01
Victor Banerjee opens up on playing Rabrindanath Tagore in Thinking of Him, a film that delves into the poet’s relationship with Argentinian writer Victoria Ocampo read more
Sep 17, 2016 20:31
Everyone loves a good biography; the more explosive the better! read more
Sep 10, 2016 17:00
Mahesh Bhatt’s new show, Naamkaran, addresses the patriarchal construct through a 10-year-old girl read more
Sep 02, 2016 12:33
The designer from Kolkata, who is known for his dark, deconstructed silhouettes, returns to fashion week with another collection that pushes the boundaries of convention read more
Aug 27, 2016 18:51
Adam Gilchrist on growing up in New South Wales, the cricket match he’ll always remember, and the superpower he would want. read more
Aug 27, 2016 18:24
Now that fashion week season is upon us (enthusiasts, master those air kisses), we round up some experts to help you crack that elusive ‘look’ read more