Geetanjali Gangoli

Geetanjali Gangoli

Geetanjali Gangoli

The writer works at the Centre for Gender Violence and Research, School for Policy Studies, University of Bristol. She teaches, researches and writes on gender based
violence and the law in India and the UK.

Punjab is back in the headlines with a brutality reminiscent of the violent Eighties. In the early hours of July 27, three gunmen dressed in Army uniforms struck at Gurdaspur.

Yasmina Reza’s God of Carnage — playing in Mumbai and Delhi — makes us laugh at ourselves by stripping bare the self-serving hypocrisy underlying socially acceptable roles.