Articles by Rajesh Rajamani
While the plot appears to talk about an anti-caste intervention in Carnatic music, in reality, the movie only reinforces various brahmanical myths, prejudices and narratives.
Friday, February 8, 2019 - 14:40
'Kaala' is a deliberately crafted anti-thesis to 'Nayakan', rewritten from a Dalit-Bahujan perspective.
Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 14:26
Both films humanize the oppressed and give us superheroes who are quite unlike the ones we've seen all along.
Tuesday, February 27, 2018 - 15:08
If we intend to speak against the violence that is inflicted on Muslims and Dalits in this country, we should first learn to utter the word ‘Brahmanism’.
Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 18:11
Marriage remains a transaction between two men, bride's father and the groom.
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 10:11
Sometimes you don’t want masterpieces, just simple things to lift you.
Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 09:44