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  • Why do women writers choose to write about feminism?

    Why do women writers choose to write about feminism?

    “In a culture where individualism and protest remain alien ideas for women, a few women writers have managed to leave an indelible imprint on women-centric issues.” Being a Woman. “ She is like the surface of glass.  True and transparent. You see the inside. The more you gently wipe it, the more it will shine. […]Read More »
  • Author of the month : Capt. Nitin Joshi

    Author of the month : Capt. Nitin Joshi

    The hustle and bustle of my mind appears to cease…I’m sitting in a quiet corner of office, knowing that I will have to connect with a military personnel over a phone call. Scary as it gets, I try and memorise the questions I have to ask Capt. Nitin Joshi.   Nervousness and anxiety overcomes me […]Read More »
  • Author of the month : Group Captain D.P. Apte (Retd.)

    Author of the month : Group Captain D.P. Apte (Retd.)

      It’s rightly said that people can make an impression in fractions of seconds. Our encounter with Retd. Group Caption D.P. Apte was one such, that left an impression impossible to undo. His non – verbal cues, body language, clothes, mannerism and warm smile did complete justice to his effusive, calm and trusting personality. After […]Read More »
  • What Does it Mean to be Literate?

    What Does it Mean to be Literate?

    “We need to redefine literacy in a swiftly changing world and skill development has to be an essential feature of literacy programmes.” 8th September is marked as the International Literacy Day by UNESCO to raise awareness globally on the issues surrounding adult and child literacy. The day aims to draw attention to literacy more than […]Read More »
  • “चौकट वाटोळी”वरील एक अभिप्राय

    “चौकट वाटोळी”वरील एक अभिप्राय

      अविनाश, तुमचं ‘चौकट वाटोळी‘ वाचलं. खूप आवडलं! मी समिक्षक-टिकाकार नसून फक्त वाचक आहे. मुखपृष्ठ आकर्षक, लिखाण साधं सोपं. अलंकार-उत्प्रेक्षा नाहीत. वळणं-आडवळणं नाहीत. प्रवाही लेखन. सस्पेन्स-गूढ नसतानाही उत्कंठा वाढत जाते..वाचत रहावं वाटत रहातं.. विषय परीचयाचा, तरीही ‘आता पुढे काय?’ हे पहायचं भान वाढत जातं! आत्ताच्या काळाचं भान येत रहातं. कनिष्ठ मध्यमवर्गीय मानसिकतेतून बाहेर पडून स्वत:चा […]Read More »