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Yatra Interview: San Jose City Council Member, Ash Kalra

By: Darlene Dhillon Question: Please tell us a little about your self and your journey in becoming the first Indian American to be elected to San Jose City Council. Ash: I grew up in San Jose to immigrant parents from India. Back then the Indian community was small but growing. My parents tried to instill […]

Yatra: Interview with Alka Raghuram of 3rd i Films

By Darlene Dhillon Question: Tell us a little about yourself and your work with 3rd I Films? Alka: I am a filmmaker and a painter currently working on a feature documentary called Burqa Boxers, about Muslim female boxers in Kolkata, India. It was developed with the support of ITVS’ (a Center for Public Broadcasting affiliate) […]

Yatra: Interview with Antonio Hidalgo Paz

September 16, 2014 by


By Julie Rea Taylor Edited by Darlene Dhillon Antonio Hidalgo Paz, a flamenco artist based out of Madrid, Spain, will join kathak master Pandit Chitresh Das in the world premiere of their collaboration “Yatra: Masters of Kathak & Flamenco” on September 27th & 28th at the Palace of Fine Arts in San Francisco, California. Question: Antonio please tell […]