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

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Kathakali in Flux

Like all art forms in India, this highly developed genre of pantomime has changed after the radical shift in the country’s economic policies in the early 1990s. 

Image Credit: kevinsiji/Flickr, CC: 2.0

All art forms undergo changes over the years. Some changes are subtle and gradual, others are dramatic and sudden. These changes are the result of several factors: social, economic, cultural and creative, the last of which includes conscious experimentation by individuals and groups. 

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Updated On : 12th Mar, 2018

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