DOT connector

Hello and welcome to my website. I wear multiple hats and try to connect the dots on my quest to explore the textured nature of Indian modernity. I presently head the Godrej India Culture Lab and also serve as the Editor-at-large for Verve magazine. I am a World Economic Forum Young Global Leader, a Yale World Fellow, a TED Fellow and a Utrecht University-Impakt Fellow. My book – Gay Bombay: Globalization, Love and (Be)Longing in Contemporary India (Sage Publications) was released in 2008. Learn more about me here

from the blog

‘Make’-ing A Better India

Entering Ahmedabad’s National Institute of Design (NID) on a crisp winter afternoon, I walked over a path of New Year resolutions written by a student in chalk. Over the day, after hundreds of footfalls, the words got erased slowly, suggesting the ephemeral nature of even one’s best intentions. It was...

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