Pankaz K Sharma

The three burials of Danny Denzongpa

Believing everything we hear has consequences.

Jun 20, 2014

Dawn of the TV-ing dead

How TV conquered Mangaldai and turned the people into zombies.

Jul 11, 2012

Memories of my melancholy ghosts

Remembering pre-television celebrities in a small town in Assam.

Apr 05, 2012

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