The (Great) Indian Poetry Project-An Update

The (Great) Indian Poetry Project

All good things take time. As many of you know, the (Great) Indian poetry project is very ambitious in scope, with a big online component. With hundreds of modern Indian poets come thousands of poems, and through those poems,  a powerful, multi-hued history of Modern India and its people. We are painstakingly collecting all the information of these wonderful poets and promise you an online archive like no other. We thank all of you for your support and patience so far. From June onwards, we will be introducing profiles, reviews, and interviews.

Another component of The (Great) Indian Poetry Project is a specialized press that will introduce new poetic voices through the publication of their first books. With two other talented poets, Minal Hajratwala and Ellen Kombiyil, we have formed The (Great) Indian Poetry Collective and our first offering will be out later this summer.

We are also collaborating with another poet…

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2 thoughts on “The (Great) Indian Poetry Project-An Update

  1. Nimeshika says:

    Hello Shika, this is Nimeshika. I met you at the TED talks in Bangalore. I had learnt about the great Indian poetry project. i checked out your blog and your poetry is lovely. I have completed my masters and have moved to Bangalore. I am writer myself and I will love to be a part of this project.Cheers!

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