FROM THE KAMA SUTRA TO CONTEMPORARY SEXUALITY IN INDIA: In an interview with Managing Editor Murali Kamma, British journalist Sally Howard, author of The Kama Sutra Diaries: Intimate Journeys Through Modern India, talks about the “Indian Sexual Revolution” that she believes is silently sweeping the nation. Howard expounds on themes from her book, culled from her meetings with Indians from diverse backgrounds.
As India rapidly opens up to the modern world, its traditionally conservative society has experienced tectonic shifts. Spotlit are the balancing act young women must play, comparisons with the West and a recap of the British colonial legacy's Victorian morality code, marginal communities, conflicts with BJP attitude, violence against women, unplanned urbanization, and easy access to porn. Read more »
ALTERNATIVE CINEMA’S TOP DIRECTORS CONVERGE IN NEW YORK: a virtual tour of the New York Indian Film Festival, including chats with some of Indian cinema’s brightest lights. Read more »
TiE Atlanta’s Young Entrepreneurs (TYE) team Terra Bacter placed first in TiE's global event with their project on helping farmers end hunger in an eco-friendly way. Read more »