Poorna Swami

Poorna Swami is a Bengaluru-based writer and choreographer

The Lone Strokes
Art & Culture
The Lone Strokes

The meditative powers of Tyeb Mehta and Nasreen Mohamedi

15 May 2020
Anthem and Salve
Anthem and Salve

The poetry of resistance gains new audience

14 February 2020
Turns of Fate
Turns of Fate

Sangeeta Bandyopadhyay writes a surreal novel about a woman’s quest for meaning

09 January 2020
In Search of Meaning
In Search of Meaning

Poems where the tender is in conversation with the political

17 September 2019
She’s Got the Groove

When rappers break all the rules

13 July 2019
Mumbai Mouthful

Meditative portraits of a small business in a big city

07 June 2019
(Clockwise from top) Amit Chaudhuri, Abhay K, Kaifi Azmi
Free Verse

The extraordinary romance of the ordinary

08 May 2019
Anita Nair
Sublime Sex

Women between desire and despair

15 November 2018
Aseng Borang’s Erosion of Tangko
Is There an Identity Crisis?

When the search for cultural authenticity stifles imagination

12 September 2018
KR Meera
Art of Darkness

Love is a moral trauma in KR Meera’s new novel

30 May 2018


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