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Tasveer Ghar presents the following image essays contributed by many young as well as seasoned scholars. Some essays are the work of Tasveer Ghar fellows of 2007 and 2008 who focused on the theme Gender, Nation and the Everyday Spaces, as well as Kaleidoscopic Sites and Sights: The Printed Visual Culture/s of Religious Pluralism. Some recent essays posted in 2010 have been commissioned from distinguished scholars across the world who were invited to comment upon the Priya Paul collection. You can click on the image banner or the titles of the essays to see them. You can also sort them by authors name, title, or subject matter.

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Published on: (28 Feb 2014)
Published on: (22 May 2013)
An image essay on Tamil
Published on: (14 Feb 2012)
A visual essay on the Valentine's Day greeting cards in urban India
Published on: (15 Aug 2011)
A visual essay on South India's popular artist K. Madhavan
Published on: (27 Mar 2011)
Eid greeting cards from early 20th century in India and Pakistan
Published on: (01 Mar 2011)
Cartographic Reflections on the Priya Paul Collection
Published on: (20 Jan 2011)
Colourful wall paintings on Chennai's streets
Published on: (11 Oct 2010)
Essay based on the popular images of the Taj Mahal, mostly from the Priya Paul Collection
Published on: (07 Sep 2010)
Posters that showcase one of Bombay cinema’s biggest stars.
Published on: (14 Aug 2010)
An essay based on cinema lobby cards and film stills from Priya Paul collection
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