These collages contain drawings and personal notes from the journals I maintained during the travelling arts project U/R Unreserved: a collaborative project with theatre artists from across social, regional and political boundaries; an attempt to start conversations on identity in trains, schools, colleges; in rural, urban, and liminal spaces.

The journey began from Bengaluru (Karnataka) to Irinjalakuda (Kerala), Dhemaji (Assam), Srinagar (Kashmir) and back again.

To learn more about the project, please visit unreserved.in

 

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drawing of a womb
by Jitul Sonowal
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Assamese text and drawing of a girl by
Jitul Sonowal
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Poem written by Varun Ram Kurtkoti
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Kannada text and kolam patterns
by Ashwini
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Assamese text and drawing
by Jitul Sonowal
Malayalam text
by Gautam (Kunju)