ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Ananya Vajpeyi

Ambedkar's Death Anniversary and the Politics of Urban Space

An account of the observance of B R Ambedkar's death anniversary on 6 December 2013 reveals the caste prejudices still at work, albeit muted or disguised, when dalits seek to lay claim to public space to observe public holidays of special signifi cance to their community in the midst of the city's everyday life.