2006 Sarai-CSDS Independent Fellows

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Sarai Fellows…

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Happy New Year! We're excited to announce this year's Sarai-CSDS
Independent Fellows, and we look forward to hearing more about their
upcoming explorations…


The Sarai- CSDS Independent Fellows 2006

Arshad Amanullah, New Delhi
Journalism in Madrasas and Madrasas in Journalism

Daljit Ami, Chandigarh
Celluloid and Compact Disks in Punjab

Maitrey Bajpai, Mumbai

Samit Basu, New Delhi
The Trousers of Time: Possible Futures of Indian Speculative Fiction in

Rudradeep Bhattacharjee, Mumbai
Freedom in Cyberspace in the Context of India: A video documentary

Tushar Bhor, Mumbai
Water Lenses: Prelude for a New Imagination for Urban Water in Mumbai

Budhaditya Chattopadhyay, Kolkata
Bishnupur Gharana: Story of a Forgotten Melody: Restoring the sound of
Bishnupur Gharana

Averee Chaurey, New Delhi
The Song of the Baul

Ayesha Sen Choudhury, Kolkata
Locating Sexuality Through the Eyes of Afghan and Burmese Refugee Women in

Dilip D'Souza, Mumbai
Village in the city: Bombay in microcosm

Pravasi Ilaqe mein telephone booth sanskriti
(The culture of telephone booths)

Uddipana Goswami, Guwahati
City as Setting: Reflections of the Changing Faces of Guwahati in Assamese

Peerzada Arshad Hamid, Anantnag
Exploring the Space of Psychiatric Hospitals in Srinagar

Rakshat Hooja, Jaipur
Urban Stakeholder Activism and the Role of Resident Welfare Associations

Farhana Ibrahim, Gurgaon
Maritime Histories: Merchant Networks and the Production of Locality in
Western India

Lakshmi IndraSimhan and Jacob Weinstein, New Delhi
Vending as Vernacular: Depicting Street Sales and Services through
Sequential Art

Brajesh Kumar Jha, Delhi
Hindi Cinemayee geet aur uska Bhashayee safar
(The Language Journeys of Hindi Cinema)

Anjali Jyoti, New Delhi
Home Street Home: A Street Child Survival Guide for Delhi

Sunandan K.N., New Delhi
Workshop Boys of Coimbatore: A Study of City and Tacit Knowledge

Akshaye Khanna, New Delhi
Apni Jagah, Zarah Hut Ke: A 'Staged Ethnography