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Peace education, queer rights, India-Pakistan dialogue, interfaith work, nonviolent resistance I Fellow @prajnya I Columnist @firstpost I Pronouns: He/They

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@Navras_Aafreedi Thanks for sharing. @dweenzers :-) @shobz 'Ordinary People, Extraordinary Teachers: The Heroes of Real India' by S. Giridhar @dweenzers Have you come across Insomnia, a series on YouTube?I enjoyed writing about @Breiding3's new book 'Too Small To Fail: Why Some Small Nations Outperform Larger Ones And… https://t.co/E93VxWhXJn @Navras_Aafreedi @IsraelinIndia @israelinMumbai @IsrIndConsular @Sephardic_in_DC @SephardicUW @SephardicChttps://t.co/5TMbTaiFF8
1/21
2020
Today is the last day to apply for FRIDA's advisory, if you're an applicant from South Asia, South East Asia, the P… https://t.co/6iVBdEYiln
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @vanditamorarka I hope you feel better soon. I just finished watching the second season, and loved it.
1/20
2020
Maturity in a partnership is not expecting to always be on the same schedule. You are not always going to feel good… https://t.co/Vz7xuunvLK
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1/19
2020
The story Chaudhuri wants to tell is about technological change — and how that manifests in the public sphere in a… https://t.co/K3llWvIEdg
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @shankasur Arre waah! Congratulations, Kaustubh!I thought you'd enjoy this, @minahil_mehdi. https://t.co/QecfzIPcp4I wrote about Chirodeep Chaudhuri's magnificent new show 'Seeing Time: Public Clocks of Bombay' for @Ink_BL. The bl… https://t.co/1z0WNlsC69
1/18
2020
Is there any way to reach out to her? @CLPRtrust would like to help. https://t.co/FDc97aQUaH
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈Lawyers in Ernakulam - do join @CLPRtrust 's Lawyers Learning Session on Caste Discrimination Laws & the Equality B… https://t.co/o8RTW1QzUJ
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1/17
2020
A few folks have asked for this, so I'm re-sharing my syllabus statement welcoming children in the classroom. Feel… https://t.co/ijxZ7Ekvi8
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @KitabKhanaBooks I'll come by tomorrow to buy a copy. @GhantaGuy <3 to you, Shivam. @pulp_pit @trans_killjoy @tjjourian @UMichNCID I love the word 'cislation'. Thank you!A few years ago I was lucky enough to be selected as a @worldpressinst fellow. The two month program in the US alon… https://t.co/tXdjTVaZ8c
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈Intended for any immigrant writer currently living in the United States, the Without Borders Scholarship covers the… https://t.co/TYjZEpqegV
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈Did you know @The_Rumpus is open for essays, fiction, AND poetry submissions right now?! Send us your words! https://t.co/Jdd0VCfSQl
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈Hey @GhantaGuy, it seems like the slogan you wrote is still resonating with people. https://t.co/gzx4f9tHomWe're on the look out for a #ProductionCoordinator—apply now or help us spread the word! Our books team is hiring… https://t.co/kYhCaMfPbv
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1/16
2020
Please come if you need/spread the word. Many have been speaking about their trauma, mental/emotional exhaustion, i… https://t.co/vsnUieKFmL
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @alamaffan Sure! Actually, Patishapta Day is an expression I made up after the name of a sweet that is enjoyed by m… https://t.co/mB9oyXjE77 @ReddySetGo1 Hahaha! I hear you.
1/15
2020
I cried my eyes out at therapy tonight (in a good way) trying to express how profoundly moving it has been as a gay… https://t.co/s50KsoOF6c
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈The Exploits editors are looking for pitches! Games is full up for now, but send us stuff for Books, Music, Movies… https://t.co/NFxBDrQu1s
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @IndiaCultureLab @thenewsminute Thank you!When we get in very close, intimate contact with our difficult emotions, we can find that they are not what they se… https://t.co/wEz4qJmAHH
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @LamaRod1 I wish you'd travel to India, and speak here. @anniezaidi Reading this tweet of yours feels so encouraging. Thank you!Do you know an employer who is balancing #mentalhealth-friendly policies with profitability? Are you an entrepreneu… https://t.co/MifkSiCTnt
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈I'm teaching the history of slavery in North America this semester. Anybody want to follow along here on Twitter if… https://t.co/HETCMZxuGr
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈Are you studying/interested in #conflictresolution, #peace studies, international relations, #peacebuilding, intern… https://t.co/NG3nS6k6fz
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈Happy patishapta day!Trans rights activist Rachana Mudraboyina needs financial support for her gender affirmation surgery. If you are ab… https://t.co/g52tolHrHY
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @rgmlk Yes, and her grandson is so cute!Preserving histories of LGBTQI community: The importance of QAMRA, @chintan_connect writes https://t.co/3Axix8G2Hc
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @chintan_connect has written an evocative piece, 'Preserving histories of LGBTQI+ community: The importance of Beng… https://t.co/7wt9J5gdsq
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @mufseen Yes, I hear you.QAMRA is a Bangalore-based archival project focusing on the histories of communities in India that have been margin… https://t.co/XtlL3NQYBA @IWGregorio @firstpost @chintanmody @interACT_adv @glaad @hrw @ABBalzer @jessregel :-)
1/14
2020
@IWGregorio @firstpost @chintanmody @interACT_adv @glaad @hrw @ABBalzer @jessregel I loved your book! I guess you t… https://t.co/83QbYdeqk5The novelist depicts the protagonist’s plight without making her an object of pity — a better way of sensitising re… https://t.co/BSjqAORN99
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @literarystew Same here! @BookLuster It seems like my surnamesake landed up in Kolkata instead of me. @literarystew The year has just begun. Don't be harsh on yourself already. All the best! @literarystew I didn't make any resolutions, only made some intentions. @BookLuster Eta ki?Editors/reporters of Indian media orgs who would like to recieve updates on NRC/CAA-related protests in UK/Europe,… https://t.co/2gz0d5W8VF
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @themiraproject Thank you for sharing the date with me well in advance. I'll note it down. Will RSVP closer to the gathering. @misbah1807 I too enjoyed that piece by @swarraj#medievaltwitter #history help me out! I'm working on a project related to the military history of medieval India.… https://t.co/0KfiQECynb
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @bijal_v @prathambooks Thanks for the link. Loved it!I recommend reading this beautiful piece by @swarraj https://t.co/oFXlRLiJ5c @bijal_v @prathambooks Rainbow Sambar seems fun!While @IWGregorio's book is set in the US, not India, NONE OF THE ABOVE has much to offer Indian readers keen to le… https://t.co/EOV7nTimmv
1/13
2020
Trans rights activist Rachana Mudraboyina needs financial support for her gender affirmation surgery. If you are ab… https://t.co/g52tolHrHY @vqueeram This is terrible.Call for films, #BQFF2020 https://t.co/YAkkUI6Dkm BQFF loves independent films that transform ideas of queerness.… https://t.co/aEI8BkKuUl
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈‘Trolls feel threatened by us’: Queer scholar @KaushalBodwal speaks out amidst cyber bullying https://t.co/eW2T7xSkZl
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @rgmlk @KaushalBodwal I'm so glad you wrote about this, Ragamalika. Hugs to you, Kaushal!I've been thinking of deleting my Facebook account ever since I read this book: https://t.co/TvSmxN4EuA @themiraproject How was it?PSA: If someone self identifies with a particular sex, gender, and sexual orientation, leave them be. Don't gasligh… https://t.co/EQHIoNKmfv
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈Want your queer research, work, or writing published on the Oxford Queer Studies blog? We're currently accepting sh… https://t.co/0Va4otfGlr
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈The deadline to submit to the English Journal issue "Affirming LGBTQ+ Identities" is coming up on January 15th! Ple… https://t.co/cLeP8LCTNS
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈Going to try to decolonise my Intro to Sociology course this year, at least a little bit. Want them to know the ‘of… https://t.co/o28sq02NuN
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @bombaywalee Bombay loves you.Main Jaagun Mhaara Satguru Jaage, Alam Saari Sove https://t.co/iQ0kvtws1Q via @KabirYatra
1/12
2020
@Anish_Karkera DM me your address?Call for Researchers: Welfare, Gender, and Surveillance https://t.co/2YCSHZdDr1 via @AmbikaTandon
1/11
2020
An estimated 10-20 mn Indians (1-2% of popn) suffer from severe mental disorders such as schizophrenia & bipolar di… https://t.co/6QHXQ6qgZx
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @neerjadeodhar Oh yes, I agree with you. That was so uncalled for. @dhamini Is this useful? https://t.co/qUTumGHpfv @Anish_Karkera Haha <3 @Anish_Karkera Cutie! @themiraproject I feel the same way but I need to rest and write over the weekend because I was out most of yesterd… https://t.co/2GRdmccZMn
1/10
2020
"What is the need for this bureaucratic burden on us'? The trans community questions the need for #NRC_CAA, reports… https://t.co/Do59EDSDaT
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @trans_killjoy @Moore_Darnell @LambdaLiterary Thanks for the recommendation!CfP: Undergrad Research Conf @jslh_jgu @JindalGlobalUNI Apr 3-4. We welcome papers, posters + expressive arts submi… https://t.co/ReS0gCBd3O
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1/9
2020
@themiraproject This sounds like a beautiful initiative. I wish you all a nourishing time together.The optimist in me believes that more people will shake off their complacency, and question the violence unleashed… https://t.co/2HJ04JaGat @alexand_erleon *hug* @LgbtqIndia Thanks for sharing that excerpt. You can read the entire article here: https://t.co/R2GQUFIJZtWriter-actor @ReddySetGo1 speaks of biphobia on @insomniatheshow. People who identify as bisexual are seen as promi… https://t.co/HYXmsXzBYk
1/8
2020
A small group will collect as part of community healing through 'Katharsis' in Mumbai on 11th January 2020. A potla… https://t.co/c876srYXUJ
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈Pitch Guidelines: Looking for pitches focusing on TV, Movies, Celebs, Books, Music. Do not pitch anything non-enter… https://t.co/ifbjlbD7J9
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈"The ocean of feelings can be a scary place but skinny-dipping is recommended for one and all." A lovely review of… https://t.co/qsUcfQwfrs
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈 @akshatsin Thank you so much!If you are a South Asian/South Asian diaspora writer developing speculative fiction, you might be interested in the… https://t.co/5lF0xB0KoX
Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈"Every iron rod with which you have beaten us will be given back through our democratic debate and discussions" - A… https://t.co/5mpwSg0LPY
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Retweeted by Chintan Girish Modi 🌈It is reassuring to meet people who can see through politics that sows hatred by abusing the name of religion. Even… https://t.co/MMhxhbwuYz
1/7
2020
Poems were recorded in the voices of writers, artists & theatre practitioners — @chasingiamb, @devduttmyth,… https://t.co/59vTtDi0Qx“Because society has built up this idea that we must be straight or gay, when people don’t fit into this box, they… https://t.co/dYFJKNjqqOI interviewed @ReddySetGo1, writer-actor @insomniatheshow, for @IndianExpress https://t.co/0J1MWM6dya #queer #desi #bisexuality
1/6
2020
It's heartbreaking to read about how students are being hurt.
1/5
2020

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