Poetry

GORY HISTORY CLOCK

The time has taught us, To remember and learn. But we humans can never earn, The prospects of history that you create. Words that you have bound, On the young minds A day comes for this earth, We revolve again in that clock And see the land that has bled, A land so impure. With… Continue reading GORY HISTORY CLOCK

Poetry

धरती, धर्म और भूख : एक संकलन।

नभ में चहका लख लाल देख लिखता बहता कंकाल देख आप ही संहारता आहिस्ता आहिस्ता हृदय निकाल फेंक आहिस्ते हृदय निकाल फेंक । मायूस नैन जर्जर काया ना आवे नजर किसी जमघट में, नह तृप्त करे कोहि मोह माया, ख्वाहिश तमाम रस्ते अनेक हर ख्वाहिश हिस्से एकहई स्वर हर ख्वाहिश हिस्से घाट एक । नह… Continue reading धरती, धर्म और भूख : एक संकलन।

News, Report, The Political Express

The Oppressor And The Oppressed

"Just because the opressor is bad, doesn't mean that the opressed is good," said Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak in a lecture on the title 'What Is It To Translate?' in M.A. Ansari Auditorium, Jamia Millia Islamia, as she discussed the problems that subalterns face. This statement, despite all the things she said, stuck with me for… Continue reading The Oppressor And The Oppressed

Art, Craft & Creativity, Photography

When Art meets Literature…

Greetings. I am Arifa from English Hons. I have had the privilege of being the head of the Art and Crafts department of The Jamia Review. I am an art fanatic, vivid reader, a numismatist and sometimes, a debater. My favourite place is the library. And I will be happy as long as I have… Continue reading When Art meets Literature…

Interview

A Glimmering Journey with Theatre

One of the most significant events on the second day of Safarnama was the performance by Shilpi Marwaha's theatre group Sukhmanch Theatre. Marwaha is one of the most well known names in Delhi Theatre Circuit having worked as a theatre artist and activist for the past decade. She gained prominence through her activism through street theatre… Continue reading A Glimmering Journey with Theatre

Article

WE WANT PEACE :)

04.03.18 When something hurts me real bad, when my emotional wall is broken, when I am provoked, I choose to write . Putting my thoughts into words always gives vent to my feelings. So here, I write without being an extremist and without generalising people and their behaviour. It happened to me this day in… Continue reading WE WANT PEACE 🙂