‘Covering’ Protests – a photoessay

The JNU episode hasn’t just questioned the manner in which citizens and students approach politics, but also shady media practices, doctored videos and rabid television presenters. The protests that have followed have curiously combined these two ethos – the growing anger against an intolerant majoritarian government and the growing unease by journalists, who have begun to question the way in which the approach the all-too-important task of ‘news creation’.This photo essay is an attempt to look at the several protest marches students and activists in Delhi have taken out, by letting the frame be occupied by both the media and the protesters.

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Tanushree Bhasin Written by:

Tanushree Bhasin is a Delhi based independent photo-journalist

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