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Kalpana Sharma

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Kalpana Sharma
Kalpana Sharma

Kalpana Sharma is a columnist and former deputy editor of The Hindu.In her four decades as a full-time journalist, she has also held senior positions in Himmat Weekly, Indian Express and Times of India. She is the author of Rediscovering Dharavi: Stories from Asia's Largest Slum (Penguin India) and has edited Missing: Half the Story, Journalism as if Gender Matters (Zubaan Books).Currently, she is a columnist in The Sunday Magazine supplement of The Hindu and an editorial consultant with the Economic and Political Weekly. Her areas of interest include environmental, developmental and gender issues.

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