‘No Ocean Here’ — Sweta Srivastava Vikram Wants Zero Tolerance for Violence against Women

The brutal gang rape of a young woman in India in late December hit humanity like a tsunami in the world of human rights. Media around the world has been following the case and headlines keep coming on a daily basis updating on the status of the accused arrested and charged with rape and murder. One of the many women writers who wrote about the causes underlying such heinous crimes against women in India is Sweta Srivastava Vikram who asked the question Who to Blame in an article published in early January.… [Read more]

Perfectly Untraditional —Interview with Sweta Srivastava Vikram

Writing and travel are two eternal passions for Sweta Srivastava Vikram. Her debut novel Perfectly Untraditional has received good attention and critical acclaim in India, her native land. While living in New York, Vikram is connected to Indian culture via a timeless bond which shows in her novel. Let’s hear from her about her cultural and writing experience in connection with Perfectly Untraditional.… [Read more]