Media

The work and activities of the Godrej India Culture Lab have drawn the attention of the media ever since our inception. Here is a selection of some of the coverage we’ve received. If you’re from the press and would like to visit our lab, attend some of our events, or would like specific images of certain events, please mail us on indiaculturelab@godrejinds.com

DNA

Month-long Pride Week from Jan 5

The Pride March on February 3 is expected to be bigger and have more events compared to last years. Corporate giant Godrej will be organising a number of events.29 December 2017

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Forbes

The drama of discontent

The seeds of discontent have seen the emergence of marginalised voices and the showcasing of their expression on mainstream podiums. For instance, the Godrej Culture Lab in Mumbai has recently hosted protest organisations like the Kabir Kala Manch and Yalgaar, Dalit rock bands like Dhamma Rocks...16 December 2017

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Midday

Can rap culture, Urdu poetry influence morchas?

What's common between rapper Sofia Ashraf, filmmaker Fathima Nizaruddin and Urdu-Kashmiri poet Mohammad Muneem Nazir? Besides a form of expression, they use their art as a tool of resistance. Next week, they will come together at Godrej India Culture Lab for Performing Protest, an evening that ...17 October 2017

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Firstpost

Could UN's global corporate standards make Indian workplaces more inclusive for LGBTI individuals?

On 12 October, Fabrice Houdart, Human Rights Officer at the UN, presented these standards which are seemingly easy to comprehend — respecting rights, eliminating discrimination, supporting colleagues — but they can go a long way. The presentation took place at the Godrej India Culture Lab in Mu...12 October 2017

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The Asian Age

Depicting the plight of the fourth pillar

While Indians are only waking up to the need of the hour, the threat to women journalists worldwide has been around for years. Velvet Revolution explores the world of Women Making News and will be screened at the Lab on 29 Sep. 14 September 2017

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The Hindu

Nine mark the divide

As harmony is increasingly threatened, a museum, a fashion showcase, a pop-up and more tell us why we need to remember the stories of Partition. Godrej India Culture Lab's three-day pop-up in Mumbai, called Museum of Memories: Remembering Partition saw scholars (like Guneeta Bhalla), filmmakers...25 August 2017

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Histories woven into cloth

Woven into each stitch of clothing is a reflection of the time and environment that the garment represents. Godrej Culture Lab and The Partition Museum of Amritsar came together with a leading magazine to create one such interpretation.18 August 2017

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Scroll

Migration and gunfire are young poets’ material for writing about the Partition

The Godrej India Culture Lab, an experimental cultural institution based in Vikhroli, Mumbai, recently invited poets across the country to reflect on the theme of Partition. A three-day event named “Museum of Memories: Remembering Partition” was held with the idea of taking recourse to poetry a...17 August 2017

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