Speakers 2011

Mallika Sarabhai

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Artivist Educated as an economist and a business manager, Mallika Sarabhai is one of Indias best-known classical dancers. She is Director, Darpana Academy of Performing Arts, a centre for the arts where the focus is on the use of arts for social change.
As dancer, actress, choreographer, writer, social entrepreneur and instigator of community projects, Mallika Sarabhai has fearlessly challenged audiences to sit up and think, and to realign themselves to critical questions of gender bias, communal hatred, the environment, corruption, violence and more.