Ishita Sinha Roy

Fables for Our Times

LISTEN: How do we reconcile what’s happening around us with our idea of the best we can be as individuals, and as an inclusive and just society? Let’s look at some of the fables that provide us with useful ways of wrapping our hearts and minds around the issues troubling us the most.

Advice from a Caterpillar: Sharing Thoughts About Growth and Transformation

“‘Who are YOU?’ said the Caterpillar. This was not an encouraging opening for a conversation. Alice replied, rather shyly, ‘I–I hardly know, sir, just at present– at least I know who I WAS when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then’.” These lines from the … Continued

Coming Home

What does “home” mean to us, or the idea of making people feel “at home”? In times of uncertainty, the idea of home has become even more contested, as has the debate over whether we should keep our doors open to the winds of change, or shut them out of fear. This is an exploration, … Continued