Articles by Lora Tomas
“All poetry is political”
An interview with poet, writer and editor Nabina Das.
“Poems are spells”
In conversation with poet Subhashini Kaligotla.
A play with the third
Voyeurs, partners and shadow presences in Indian narratives of marriage.
In lieu of a travelogue
Translations from a 1982 Serbian travelogue about Nepal appearing for the first time in English.
The debate over full ordination of nuns in Tibetan Buddhism remains unsettled.
Of nymphs and flowering trees
Female rites of passage – Ramanujan’s Kannada tales and Ovid’s Metamorphoses.
Draupadi’s shades of dark
The heroine’s multiple states of being.
Could the Church of São Brás in Gandaulim be a remnant of a 16th century Croatian colony in Goa?
A room of his own
In conversation with Goa-based poet Manohar Shetty.