Category: Diversity in India

Whither Jhum Cultivation ? by PARVINDER SINGH

FILM: Ambi Jiji’s Retirement by Nandini Bedi Collaboration: Public Service Broadcasting Trust, July 24 In this age of meta-discourses of the environment, even a neutral depiction of shifting or jhum cultivation can be condemned to preconceived judgements. After all, there is no dearth of mainstream academic notions of what is damaging to the environment, but…

By nandini 7th September 2008 1