An Interview with A. Mangai, author of Acting Up: Gender and Theatre in India, 1979 Onwards
A. Mangai is the pseudonym of Dr. V. Padma, who teaches English at Stella Maris College, Chennai. She has been actively engaged in the theatre for close to three decades. She writes bilingually in Tamil and English and is also a translator. For LeftWord Books, Mangai has written Acting Up: Gender and Theatre in India, 1979 Onwards.
In The Hindu, Sruthi Krishnan says of the book that it ‘does not offe..