Articles by Kavitha Muralidharan
Tamil serials teach you to accept patriarchy as part of your life, and justify it till the last episode. Sometimes, even in the last episode.
Thursday, February 25, 2021 - 13:29
In Sigaram, which falls in the genre of musical drama, SPB perhaps found a way to express his insatiable love for music.
Friday, September 25, 2020 - 19:45
In Koovalapuram and four other villages of Madurai district, menstruating women continue to be isolated in 'guesthouses'. No one challenges the discrimination, fearing the wrath of the gods and humans
Friday, August 28, 2020 - 17:36
TM Krishna’s ‘Sebastian and Sons’ has no intent of creating any kind of disharmony but in fact tries to bring some kind of harmony into a disharmonious atmosphere.
Tuesday, February 4, 2020 - 12:19
The Chennai Book Fair hosted by BAPASI for over four decades has fostered a space for free thinking, bonding and intellectual curiosity, writes Kavitha Muralidharan.
Wednesday, January 15, 2020 - 19:03
Rajinikanth was as effortless playing a godman as he was in playing a raw, frightening villain.
Thursday, December 12, 2019 - 11:15
Launched around elections, the television show titled '33%' airs on News7 Tamil on weekdays and has women hosting and anchoring it.
Monday, September 2, 2019 - 14:57
Part of Cuddalore-based Siva Sakthi Kalai Kuzhu, Stella and Suji decided to carve a fresh identity for themselves with folk art after coming out as transgender women.
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 13:25
To many poets, as is evident from many poems – whether Sangam literature or Silappadhikaram – water was as personal as it was political or social.
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 09:25
In the morning and evening, Vijaylakshmi ferries a gaggle of girl students to school and back. But the rest of the time, she is at the forefront of multiple protests in the fight for women’s rights.
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 15:09