City · language · poetry

Meeting an Old Friend

Of losing a language to metropolitantra and it’s strange re-entry. By – Shriti K Tyagi I open windows. One after another. Panama papers.Citizens.Rape. Sedition. Reasonable Restrictions. DeshBhakt. Presstitues. Sickulars. Modi. Surgical Strikes. Trump. Syria. And somehow I land up reading two essays on language. They must have left an impact because I wake up at an… Continue reading Meeting an Old Friend

City · Habitat III

Addressing Rurbanising Realities in the New Urban Agenda

Sehreeti was invited to participate  at the National Consultation on Civil Society Contribution to Habitat III, held at JNU, Delhi on 10 October 2016. Nidhi Batra of Sehreeti, spoke about issues of ‘urban-rural dichotomy’ in respect to South Asian Context. Attached is the paper: Urbanisation has almost become synonymous with development. This developmental process comes… Continue reading Addressing Rurbanising Realities in the New Urban Agenda