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Sunday, September 26, 2021

Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar


Shekhar, 33, is a novelist and works as a doctor in Pakur, Jharkhand.

Home is where the work is: Writers and their workstations
Fri, May 15, 2020

As the COVID-19 pandemic makes work-from-home the new normal, a look at the workspaces of people who have always functioned in isolation -- writers. For Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar, his workstation is where the writer and the doctor meet.

Extra Passes
Sun, Dec 29, 2019

A year-end party like none other.

In Bollywood I Trust
Sun, Sep 22, 2019

The film houses that I lived in (vicariously) and loved.

Love Off-Campus
Sat, Feb 23, 2019

Despite events and anecdotes being only hinted at, the reader can adequately imagine and understand the taboos and secrets the author has not exactly put in words.

Birsa’s forgotten children
Wed, Jun 29, 2016

Jharkhand unshackles the tribal hero, but who will rescue its poorly-paid women health workers?

An Adivasi’s view of the new domicile policy in Jharkhand
Sat, May 14, 2016

The domicile policy in Jharkhand is a contentious issue