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Abhirup Dam

Associate Editor with The Quint. Formerly with The Sunday Guardian.


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Once victims, now perpetrators of racial abuse, a story of Indian racism

Delhi’s migrant populations have long been ghettoised, none quite as the African community has, but I see that voices of dissent are slowly gaining volume, as “outsider” communities finally stake their claim in the great urban conundrum.

The Sunday Guardian / August 2013 / Comment Piece

Contest to Protest: Left, Right and the battle for the body

The gang rape of a 23-year-old student in the Capital has sparked off a number of debates and demonstrations. At a recent protest, Tanushree Bhasin and I find that voices of reason are often lost amidst blazing torches and heady sloganeering

The Sunday Guardian / December 2012 / Comment Piece

Paharganj Redux

Once a hippie hotspot, today Paharganj stands-out as an island of organised chaos, where free spirits from all across the globe congregate to celebrate life every day.

The Sunday Guardian / April 2013 / Cover Story

Campus Politricks

Every year, the Delhi University Students’ Union elections signal a flurry of excitement, activity and maneuvering, as candidates make lavish promises and votes are bartered freely. Yet if you look past the hoopla, core grievances remain unaddressed.

The Sunday Guardian / September 2013 / Cover Story

The Third Element

Graffiti, counted among the four crucial elements of hip-hop culture, is changing the landscape of the capital’s urban villages with St.Art Delhi.

The Sunday Guardian / February 2014 / Cover Story

The Rising Million

The market in India for English TV programming is already estimated at 1 million, a figure that will only rise as the appeal broadens from its current urban concentration. Digitisation has allowed the big networks to tap a niche but growing market that is

The Sunday Guardian / November 2013 / Cover Story

Parading the Republic

The R-Day parade, putting on display India’s military might and cultural diversity, is no longer a true representation of a nation in flux - Abhirup Dam & Nidhi Gupta

The Sunday Guardian / January 2014 / Cover Story

Vegetarianism & the politics of food in modern India

Dr Veena Shatrugna talks to me about how government policies like the Recommended Dietary Allowance create a kind of institutionalisation of vegetarianism.

The Sunday Guardian / November 2013 / Finer Focus Interview

Cooking is elemental, not elementary, argues Pollan

Michael Pollan’s book is a masterly treatise on the uniquely symbolic and universal nature of cooking. Read it to discover how the act itself is often transcendental

The Sunday Guardian / August 2013 / Book Review

Shame and honour at play in violent realities

Recently, at Amar Kanwar's multi-channel video installation Lightning Testimonies at the Kiran Nadar Museum of Art, I was yet again faced with a production which welcomingly breaks the bourgeois and patriarchal comfort of the audience.

The Sunday Guardian / March 2014 / Art Review

Finding meaning in empty landscapes

A mixed medium exhibition that uses photo-prints, video installations and a single acrylic-on-canvas piece.

The Sunday Guardian / March 2014 / Art Review

Pictorial notes from a chronicler’s diary

The exhibition is culled from Bartholomew's own archive, entailing the years he spent in Calcutta during the mid 70s, on a commission to shoot stills for Satyajit Ray's Shatranj Ke Khiladi and a few subsequent productions.

The Sunday Guardian / January 2013 / Art Review

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