Kerala Scholars Network / Update 18 – Ala–A Kerala Studies Blog

Aparna Vincent, PhD (Co-editor, Ala)

Ala’s 21s issue features three articles:
  • Meera M. Panicker offers us a glimpse into Kadar ways of life, and how their everyday practices and their battles for forest rights serve as a lesson in Kerala’s current moment of environmental crisis.
  • Lakshmi Pradeep analyses the human-non-human relationships in the 2017 film, Parava, to talk about ‘cli-fi’, an emerging genre of Malayalam cinema.
  • Rithvik Shankar writes about caste hierarchies and conflicts in the context of Pulimaranja Thondachan Theyyam.

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