Aranya Johar

Jul 04, 2018, 09:30 AM

In this episode of Likh: the Process, we talk to the poet and spoken word artist behind “A Brown Girl’s Guide to Gender", Aranya Johar. She tells us about how she got into poetry, organising spoken word events while still going to school, and what her life and poetry have been like since she went viral. To open, she does a special performance of her poem ‘Standing Tall’.

In this episode of Likh: the Process, we talk to the poet and spoken word artist behind “A Brown Girl’s Guide to Gender", Aranya Johar. She tells us about how she got into poetry, organising spoken word events while still going to school, and what her life and poetry have been like since she went viral. To open, she does a special performance of her poem ‘Standing Tall’.

You can listen to the full poems here:

-- ‘A Brown Girl’s Guide to Gender’

-- ‘A Brown Girl’s Guide to Beauty’

-- ‘Bleeding Rani’


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