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Forthcoming Issue

We are Welcoming Contributions for Caesurae, Vol 6: Issue 1, 2024 (Deadline: 15 March 2024) 





MANA: is open to creative writing pieces, like poems, short stories, creative travelogues, excerpts from a novel/ novella in progress, graphic novels. Please send in your contributions to with a CC to 

Cecile Oumhani at and Rochelle Potkar at, who are  the Editors for this section.


INTERVENTIONS: Inviting contributions on Translating Trauma. Trauma is always a very subjective experience depending on the person’s sensitivity and capacity to handle a situation. It could be a mass trauma due to war and coerced migration that permeates into the cultural psyche. It could also be for a familial or social reason. We would intend to see here how trauma translates into art forms for sublimating personal experiences and allow for survival. Essays, Paintings, Interviews with artistes, presentations which could be uploaded on our Caesurae YouTube Channel are welcome.  

Please write to for any queries or for sending your contributions.


 EKHPHRASES: We welcome contributions on music, poetry in performance, paintings, perspectives on performing arts, interviews with artistes, etc for this section. Any artiste interested in any coverage with Caesurae, please write to


FILM STUDIES:  Nikhila H, is the Editor for this section. Critical Essays on Film Theory and Film Criticism related to cultural translation are to be sent to 


TRANSLATION:  All contributions are to be sent to Tharakeshwar, VB, at We only accept translations into English. 


HILL CULTURES: This is a new section, where we are inviting essays on Hill Cultures. There could be articles on oral histories, creation myths, temple architecture, paintings, folk songs, and other forms of Cultural Translation.  Please send your contributions to Prakash Joshi at 


SPRING RHYTHM: Contributions by young scholars and students are  to be sent to  Oly Roy at and Tathagata  Sagar Pal at with a copy to at


CAESURAE COLUMN: Contributions are requested for the two items in the Column.  


Book Reviews 




Please send in your contributions to 





The Special Feature for Vol 6:1 Issue will be: Comparative Cultures. What we are looking for  in this section could be critical essays on comparative religious studies, fusion food, art forms, new cultural formations through processes of migration and mingling. While we would invite diasporic ideas, we would also look forward to essays which compare ideas and visions between civilizations, across time. 

Please mail to Arghya Dipta Kar who would be guest editing this section,  at with a copy to





Contributors are requested to go through the Submissions Page for stylesheet and other details. Please Mention the section to which you wish to contribute when you mail your contributions. 


For any clarifications regarding contribution, you are welcome to write to the Chief & Managing Editor at 

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