Author: Jo

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Brewing the Liquor Culture

  Drinking and the attitudes towards the consumption of alcohol vary across culture.  Over the years, human beings invented various ways of brewing alcohol and distilling spirits and drinking has been an integral part of...






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From Words to Frames – Part IV

  In this conclusive part we shall think about the challenges of adopting literature into films. There is a reader and a viewer inside every one of us? Does he/she have the similar sensibilities while...






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From Words to Frames – Part III

  In the first two parts of this short series, we tried to compare and contrast the nature of the language of words and the visual language. We pondered over their worlds and tried to...






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From Words to Frames – Part- II

    In the first part of this short series we pondered over the world of words briefly. That part was concluded with highlighting the structural similarity between novel and cinema. We shall continue from...






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From Words to Frames – Part I

  Ever since humans invented language in its spoken form, they began to narrate and listen to stories. Stories are an integral part of human life. Our stories are mixed together in the form of...






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Slicing a Nation – Part I – The Genesis

  No Indian could ever forget 15th August, 1947. With independence came partition. While the former is the reason to rejoice the later remains a painful remainder throughout. The pages of Indian history that tell...






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Frozen Frames

      The history of photography can be traced much earlier in the past, than we think, right from the camera obscura. Not more than a couple of centuries ago, painting was the only...






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Dating Science through Popular Science

    As teens many of us begin to lose our love for basic sciences when those subjects become ‘dry’ in approach, well, from the student perspective. We, among our friends begin to quip, “I...