Monday, September 28, 2020

    Sagar Dey

    14 POSTS
    Sagar Dey is The New Leam Correspondent.

    Democracy and the Question of Viable Participation in a Pandemic Hit Indian Economy

    This article looks at the various economic and structural issues facing India in a coronavirus hit world and possible potentials for the resurgence of a democratic voice.

    Bollywood is Experimenting With Queer Issues, But Will They Ever Be Among Our Favourite films?

    Representing the under-represented is a responsibility that Bollywood is taking like never before, but will the Indian audience find a new resonance with queer issues and will such films ever become our true favourites?

    The Need for Amendments in the Lockdown and a Call for Reasonable Flexibility of Approach

    The total lockdown in the face of coronavirus has had multiple implications for the economy and the society. The question really is whether the allocation of fund in this regard is enough to sail us through the crisis.

    Politics of Entertainment:Revisiting the Ramayana in Times of Corona

    The popular 'Ramayana' is being re-telecasted on television as the country is undergoing a complete lockdown for 21 days due to the coronavirus pandemic. Is the fine line between politics and entertainment eroding?

    Amid Total Lockdown: The State of Essential Services and Challenges to Accessibility

    As India is under total lockdown, what is the state of essential services and are they reached out to people?

    Sagar Dey

    14 POSTS
    Sagar Dey is The New Leam Correspondent.


    The Need to Look Beyond the Guru-Shishya Paradigm: The Need of Our Times

    While embedded in Indian cultural history, the Guru-Shishya parampara needs to be rethought and critically examined today not to condemn or praise but to delve deep into its roots.

    Social Suffering and Social Justice: A Sociological Reflection

    The following piece highlights the aspects of social suffering and societal justice through the prism of sociological understanding.

    How Should We Read the National Education Policy 2020?

    The article looks at the National Education Policy 2020 with a critical perspective and raises some important questions around the promises it makes and the issues it leaves unresolved.

    A Film, a City and the Tales of Politico-ethical Turmoil

    Is Pratidwandi—a ‘political’ film directed by Satyajit Ray, and released in 1970—relevant today?

    Understanding School Ethos: A View from a Krishnamurti School

    Schools are spaces where we must understand ourselves and others as mutually interdependent & in relationship to one another and to the world we inhabit.