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

Firstpost

Micro-narratives of change: These Indian women are telling stories that need to be heard

As a part of the Godrej India Culture Lab's #WeTheNation conference held in Mumbai recently, three case studies — of women path-blazers — were presented.9 July 2017

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The Hindu

Stories that report on the margins, and aim for change

At a recent event at the Godrej India Culture Lab, We the Nation: Micro Narratives of Change, Mr. Stalin spoke about the team’s video series, India Unheard. “We wanted people who were part of the communities and who could live the stories that they were telling,” he said.8 July 2017

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Firstpost

P Sainath continues to illuminate stories from the India the mainstream press forgot

Everybody loves a good speaker. But not everybody loves a speaker who snaps you out of the good times and transports you to an unsettling space. Veteran development journalist P Sainath proudly admits that he falls in the latter category. He was speaking at Godrej India Culture Lab's We The Nat...2 July 2017

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The Hindu

Why must we understand the mangroves

One of the longest and best-preserved mangrove forests within the city are near the Godrej headquarters in Vikhroli. Last week, ahead of World Environment Day, the Godrej India Culture Lab hosted a talk by wildlife photographer Anish Andheria, about how mangroves are one of the city’s major gre...8 June 2017

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Parisera

Polyglot, culture vulture Parmesh Shahani

Polyglot, culture vulture and head of the experimental think tank Godrej India Culture Lab, Parmesh Shahani, believes in the power of cross-pollination and collaboration to help us rethink and reimagine a different, perhaps better, future.8 June 2017

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The Hindu

Pride at work

In a passionate keynote speech, author Parmesh Shahani said policies must be accompanied by the pillar of culture, which is at the heart of his experimental project, Godrej India Culture Lab. “When you open up with honesty, you allow funny things to happen, and that’s when diversity begins,” he...6 June 2017

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Live Mint

Desire should shake you down, crawl under your skin: Geeta Patel

Geeta Patel was at the Godrej India Culture Lab last month, in conversation with Egyptian-American journalist Mona Eltahawy, writer-film-maker Paromita Vohra and activist Bishakha Datta, for a discussion on sex, gender, desire and freedom. 30 May 2017

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A F Magazine

To infinity and beyond with Parmesh Shahani

Lab head Parmesh Shahani spoke about being a curator of ideas, the exciting stuff we are doing at the Lab, building collaborative alliances between cultural organisations, and more in this interview with AF Magazine India Nepal.13 May 2017

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