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Ayesha Arfreen

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Her areas of specialization include Sociology of cinema, with special reference to Bollywood, Iranian, Spanish and Bengali Cinema.  Her interests are in the intersections between Literature, psychology and Sociology.

A Memorable Film ‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’ and its Ability to Paint an Enigmatic Picture of Love

Quality cinema never fails to capture our attention, here is a thorough look at one such cinematic creation and its ability to make one reflect on love and longing.

JNU is as Alienating as Liberating, Why Speak Only the Better Part?

The suicide of Rishi Joshua Thomas in the JNU campus library warns us about growing alienation and loneliness even in a campus that seems to promise pure freedom.

Ayesha Arfreen

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Her areas of specialization include Sociology of cinema, with special reference to Bollywood, Iranian, Spanish and Bengali Cinema.  Her interests are in the intersections between Literature, psychology and Sociology.

OPINION

Three Lessons of Teaching

At a time when academic bureaucrats are obsessed with ‘ranking’ and ‘measurement’, a teacher speaks of what is immeasurable—the joy of teaching.

Good Morning, 2022!

Amid divisive politics, brutalization of human consciousness, technological violence, hollow spectacles and superficial education, the linear movement of the calendar time takes us to...

The New Leam celebrates its fifth year…Carrying the Lamp of Truth

At a time when gigantic corporate  media houses shape our ways of seeing the world, it is not easy to remain committed to a...

The Sickness of MCQ Pattern of Exams

Is it the time to be aware of the danger implicit in the popularization of the MCQ pattern of standardized tests and examinations? 

COVID-19 Awareness:Looking Towards a Localised Communication Strategy for Rural India

The article looks at the need for developing a localised communication strategy targeted towards rural India.