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Journal Articles:

Censorship through Copyright: From print to digital media” in Social Scientist vol. 41. nos. 1-2 January-February 2013.

Challenges, Innovations and Commitment: Cultural Intervention and Cultural Resistance” in Economic and Political Weekly VOL 46 No. 24 June 11 - June 17, 2011.

Performing Change/ Changing Performance: An Exploration of the Life of a Street Play by the Jana Natya Manch” in Asian Theatre Journal vol. 27, no. 1 (2010).

Theatre for the Ballot: The Use of Street Theatre for Campaigning in the Indian Elections”, The Drama Review Winter 2005, Vol. 49, No. 4 (T188).

“‘Meanings’ of the Revolution: Language in the Street Plays of the Jana Natya Manch” in Language Forum (Jul-Dec 2004).
[Republished in Sudhanva Deshpande ed.
Theatre of the Streets New Delhi, Jana Natya Manch, 2007.]

How Far Radical?: Middle Class Politics, Youth and Women in the Literature of Bengal during National Liberation” in the Journal of the School of Languages (Spring 2005).

Study Material:

Online Course material on Vijay Tendulkar's Ghashiram Kotwal, for the Institute of Life Long Learning, University of Delhi.

Book Reviews:

Neela Dabir and From Street to Hope: Faith Based and Secular Programs in Los Angeles, Mumbai and Nairobi for Street Living Children published in The Book Review Vol. 36 No. 7. Jul 2012.

Rajeev S. Patke Postcolonial Poetry in English (Oxford Studies in Postcolonial Literatures in English). New York, Oxford University Press, 2006, published in Postcolonial Text Vol. 3 No. 3 (2007).

Pradeep Trikha. Multiple Celebrations, Celebrating Multiplicity: Girish Karnad. Ajmer, A.R.A.W.LII. Publications, 2009, Summer Hill: IIAS Review.

Lata Singh ed. Theatre in Colonial India: Play-House of Power. New Delhi, Oxford University Press, 2009, in History and Sociology of South Asia Vol. 5 No. 1.


'Information cannot be leashed' in Down to Earth. 4 Jun 2012.

'Theatre in the Underground in Nepal's war for democracy' in e-Rang No. 30, 15 Sep 2011, published by the India Theatre Forum.

'Unique Identification Number Project: Cautious Optimism' in 13 November 2009.

'Street Theatre in India' in One India, One People. September 2008.

Plays for the people’ was published in Frontline. 28 January, 2005.