Kartik Fine Arts & Arangham Trust presented
Purush: The Global Dancing Male - Conference/Performance Conclave
December 18-22, 2013 Chennai

Reviews featured in Narthaki
Dancing Men
- Dr Ananda Shankar Jayant

Male moves
- Lalitha Venkat

An entire season in a few hours
- Dr. Annapoorna Kuppuswamy

Purush: Male Moves through the century
- Ashish Mohan Khokar

Of Heads and Tales
- Chitra Sundaram

The primacy of male and female energies in the Dancing Male
- Dr. Ketu H. Katrak

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Purush: a professional show
- VV Ramani, Sruti, March 2014

Purush finale
- Sukanya Kumar, sabhash.com

Purush Perspectives: 173 Chakkars
- Nandavana dance

Purush Perspectives: From the Archives
- Nandavana dance

Save dance from haze of orientalism
- Geeta Chandran, The New Indian Express, 16 February 2014
I was fortunate to attend the fabulous Purush Conference at Kartik Fine Arts in Chennai, meticulously curated by my good friend, dancer Anita Ratnam.

Boys with ankle bells
- Veejay Sai, tehelka.com, 22 Feb 2014, Issue 8 Volume 11
It takes a leap of faith to be a male dancer at a time when female dancers get all the name and fame.

Guys with ghungroos
- Malini Nair, The Times of India, Jan 19, 2014

PURUSH The Global Dancing Male (Review)
- Pulse

Daily newsletter - Lalitha Venkat
Dec 22, 2013
Dec 21, 2013
Dec 20, 2013

Every day during the 5-day event, the Purush blog posted provocations for presenters and audiences to engage with and respond to. Readers are welcome to respond as well. Please email us at blog.purush@gmail.com

December 20 23, 2012 Chennai

EPIC WOMEN, Conference / Performance conclave presented by Kartik Fine Arts in association with Arangham Trust
email: epicwomen12@gmail.com

Dr.Anita R Ratnam, Convenor and Artistic Director on EPIC WOMEN 2012 -  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JPkYM4ZWvG8

Participants speak
Audience reaction
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- http://www.thestatesman.net/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=440414:epic-women-conclave-part-i&catid=73:kolkata-plus
- http://www.thehindu.com/features/magazine/showcase-of-women-by-women/article4195604.ece 
- http://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/chennai/chen-arts/chen-dance/its-not-all-song-and-dance/article4222835.ece
- http://newindianexpress.com/cities/chennai/article1386408.ece?service=print
- http://www.sabhash.com/dance/face-to-face/14/epoch-of-epic-women---hema-ramani-and-v.v.-ramani.htm

Dec 23 - 25, 2011 Chennai

MAD and DIVINE women, Natya Darshan Seminar presented by Kartik Fine Arts
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