The MIT Post had a chance to sit down with Deepa Ganesh, Deputy Editor of the Hindu, who had been in town while speaking in MILAP 2018. Read on about her journey through translating works of some of the most renowned figures in Kannada literature.
Kavi Kale is a monochromatic art form that was hugely prevalent in the coastal regions of the nation but has been sidelined with the advent of modern contemporary styles as well as the constant temple renovations. Mrs Veena Srinivas has been practising and holding exhibitions in this particular art form in a bid to revive interest and awareness towards this rapidly declining cultural heritage. Read on for our interview with her when she came to Manipal as a panelist for MILAP 2018.
Dr. Atamjit Singh is a renowned Punjabi playwright, who has been writing and directing plays for over 40 years. He is a recipient of the Sahitya Akademi award, however he returned it in 2015. His plays tackle a variety of social issues and are heavily rooted in the history of Punjab and its people. We had the oppurtunity to speak to him at MILAP this year.
The MIT Post had the opportunity to exchange views with prominent Tibetan writer and activist Tenzin Tsundue, during his visit to Manipal as a panelist for MILAP 2018. Read on for more.
The MIT Post had the opportunity to speak to Mr. Sandesh Bhandare, a freelance photographer and photojournalist who has contributed to various magazines and newspapers such as Hindustan Times, Outlook Traveller, and Heritage India. His work has been exhibited at major galleries in India and abroad. Read on for more.
New to the scene yet making waves in the university circuit already, the only trends Shorthand wants to ride are the ones they set. The MIT Post got the chance to have a chat with them about their music, plans for the future, and more.
At the KMC Editorial Board’s Festival of Ideas, The MIT Post interviewed Nandini Varma and Shantanu Anand, the founders of the Airplane Poetry Movement.
The Post sits down in conversation with Rachita Gorowala, an alumnus of FTII, Pune and Xavier’s Institute of Communications, Mumbai after the screening of her first documentary, ‘Begamon Ka Bhopal’. She shares the ideas behind the film and helps us navigate the art of film-making.
Rated amongst the top 10 stand-up comedians in India, Mr. Sorabh Pant is famous for his fiery and manic style of comedy. The thirty-six year old stand-up comedian has performed over 250 shows in various cities across India and is known for his quirky tweets and shows. As MIT welcomes back the popular comedian for another hilarious evening organized by DL101, we, at the Post had an opportunity to grab a few words with him. Read on to find out more.
By providing free access to thousands of courses, the Coursera for Manipal program has opened a new door to the world of learning. The MIT Post had the pleasure of having Mr Raghav Gupta, Director-APAC at Coursera, on board.