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Dalit History Month
மாதங்கி”, ஓவியம் சந்திரக்காரி 2021

Artist’s Statement

The ghost of Nangeli tells her story for the first time in this animated monologue.

“नमोशूद्र स्ट्राइक”, शशि मेमरी द्वारा कलाचित्र, 2021

Image via தேவThasan

“துப்பாக்கி நிழலில் சாதியம் மறைந்திருக்கிறது. மரித்துவிடவில்லை”

“Thuppakki nizhalil sathiyum marainththirukkirathu. Mariththuvidavillai.”

“Caste is hidden in the shadow of the gun. It has not died.”

- Dominic Jeeva


Hima Das, 2018 IAAF World U20 Championships Tampere, Photo by Erik van Leeuwen, distributed under a CC-BY 2.0 license.

Front Cover, An Onward Journey, Photo by Anita Mahay

“Oppari”, Art by Aravind Raju, 2021

Ustad Bismillah Khan at a concert in 1964, Photo by Robert Garfias, via Wikimedia Commons

Front Page, Mooknayak 31 January 1920, Photo from Wikimedia Commons

Dalit History Month

Redefining the History of the Subcontinent through a Dalit lens. Participatory Community History Project

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