ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Graffiti in Kashmir

Politicising the Street

As the Kashmir conflict entered a low-intensity armed phase and saw greater street protest in the 2000s, new expressions of political dissidence have emerged in the Valley. Political graffiti has found resonance, across urban and rural areas, as a form of resistance against state narratives whilst also shielding participants from direct persecution. After initial concessions, the state has now begun to respond with counter-graffiti.



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Updated On : 7th Apr, 2018

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