Humans of Queer Theatre

Team Culture Lab

12 January 2018

The queer community in India don't have many reference points in popular culture - queer characters are often stereotyped, or worse stigmatised. We spoke to four individuals who are using theatre as a powerful tool to bring LGBTQ narratives in the public domain. 

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Living the animal life – my resolution for 2018 and beyond

Vandana Gupta

28 December 2017

There is a lot for us to learn from animals. I find spending time with people who represent certain 'animalistic' values is what pushes me to become a better person. Here's to surrounding yourself with the right kind of animals ;-)

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Top 7 blogs of 2017

Team Culture Lab

22 December 2017

We published book extracts, opinion pieces, personal stories and listicles this year! Our top seven includes pieces by Radio Nasha RJ Rohini Ramnathan, prolific filmmaker and journalist Minnie Vaid, film author and journalist Aseem Chhabra and historian Aanchal Malhotra among others. There’s enough reading material to take you into the New Year. 

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Top 3 live streams of 2017

22 December 2017

In 2017, we began to live stream our events so that the conversations taking place at the Lab reach beyond the boundaries of the city. Here are the 3 most spectacular live streams from the year. A big thank you to our partners 24 Frames Digital for making this possible!

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Top 5 Online Addas of 2017

Team Culture Lab

22 December 2017

It was an experiment to take the same level of conversations we do at the Lab to our Twitter account and it has worked really well. The people featured are brilliant and the conversations even better.

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#HumanRightsDay online adda on the Transgender Persons Bill, 2016

Team Culture Lab

22 December 2017

We marked #HumanRightsDay 2017 with an online adda on the Transgender Persons Bill 2016 with Zainab Patel of Being LGBTI in Asia and Koninika Roy of The Humsafar Trust. The chat looked at the various aspects of the proposed bill and their repercussion for the Transgender community in India.

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Best moments of 2017 in pictures!

Team Culture Lab

22 December 2017

In this Instagram-led generation, pictures tell the best stories, so we took out some of the best moments from our archives. These have both on and off stage moments. Hope you enjoy them.

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Culture Lab at We the Women

Team Culture Lab

30 November 2017

On December 9 & 10, our Culture Lab curated the art for the Barkha Dutt curated feminist conference, We the Women. 

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