Ardra Manasi
Ardra Manasi Ardra Manasi is a final year Masters student of Development Studies at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Madras. She has published her first collection of poems in Malayalam titled ‘Jalatharpanam’ in 2007. She has actively contributed articles and poems to newspapers and magazines including The Hindu, Reading Hour, Mathrubhumi, Bodhi Commons etc. Her academic publication includes a chapter on ‘The Gender dimension of armed conflicts: Violation of rights of Women’ in the collection ‘Human Rights in a Changing world’ ( Kalpaz publications,2011). Her debut anthology of poems in English is set to release soon.