Articles by: Meha Mishra

Kisanin Jaggi Devi: A Forgotten Heroine of India’s Freedom Struggle

Kisanin Jaggi Devi: A Forgotten Heroine of India’s Freedom Struggle

Passion for Freedom: The Story of Kisanin Jaggi Devi by Deepti Priya Mehrotra Published by Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts, New Delhi, pp. 72 The story of the militant Awadh Kisan movement of 1920’s & 30’s, led by the Awadh Kisan Sabha,under the leadership of the legendary Baba Ram Chandra, remains incomplete without the story of its Women’s[Read More…]

May 9, 2020 Book Review