Lakshmana KP - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)

Sessions

Day 1
11:00 am
The Blue Couch

Social Issues in Kannada Theatre

C Basavalingaiah and Lakshmana KP

Bio

Lakshmana, founder member of Jangama Collective is an actor, director, poet, and performance educator from Karnataka, India. He graduated from the Intercultural Theatre Institute Singapore in 2018 and from Ninasam Theatre Institute in 2012. Lakshman has been exploring questions around Dalit aesthetics in performance, and his two recent plays We the People of India and Daklakatha Devikavya explore intersecting questions about Dalit political modernity and cultural memory.