Karthika Naïr is the author of several books, including the award-winning Until the Lions: Echoes from the Mahabharata (American edition: Archipelago Books, 2019), and principal scriptwriter for Akram Khan’s DESH (2011), Chotto Desh (2015) and Until the Lions (2016), a partial adaptation of her own book. Also a dance enabler, Naïr’s closest association has been with Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Damien Jalet as executive producer of works like Three Spells, Babel (Words), Puz/zle and Les Médusés, and as co-founder of Cherkaoui’s company, Eastman. Photo by Koen Broos
Renga Spring 2020
Marilyn Hacker and Karthika Naïr share a renga in the time of coronavirus...