Photo Story : Me and my sister #111

While going through my old photos on FaceBook I found this one. The idea of the photo was one fine day, I looked at the mirror and found myself looking exactly like my sister. The avatars you’re seeing are customized by me and Sissy. Our skin tone is almost the same- brown. But from my […]

Stereotyping : A common problem #81

“… your name please?” “Progga…” “Sorry, what?” “Pragya… P-r-a-g-y-a” “You are a Bengali right? Obhijit, Obhishek… ‘O’s everywhere”.The guy burst out in laughter thinking how funny he was. As a Bengali working in a multural cultural workplace I am used to these stereotypes. Today I want to take this opportunity to explain everything that is […]