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Anything you dream is fiction; Anything you accomplish is science; the whole history of mankind is nothing but Science Fiction - Ray Bradbury

(Being part of PGDM in Journalism, the below is an instance from my class room dairies) Mahabharata and Ramayana - a fact or a fiction? It was Visual Media class. I was a few minutes late to the class. As I enter the class, I realize Visual Media theories was the topic of discussion. I took a seat after scanning for familiar faces. The previous day we had covered theories from producer’s perspective and today theories from audience’s perspective was in picture. Unlike usual, today, Sir wanted to know our stand as audience, on whether it was ok for cinema to show case realities like raw violence, rape, crime; because it is the mirror of today’s society that we live in. (After all as journalist it was our duty to showcase the reality to society.) OR he quipped if cinemas should be filtered version of reality. It was interesting to listen to the different stand points and then even more interesting as Mr. Murthy ran through the evolution of theories right from Cathersis, to Narc

Frame of Mind

(My journalism class mates busy shooting for the short film gave direct and indirect food to my thoughts. Those thoughts poured out as a poem; and it re-asserted to me that mindfulness is hard to achieve but the way to go.)

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