Stories from the Field Archive


The Case of the Haunted School

Durga Lal Bairwa, is a father to 3 daughters and 1 son. Like majority of the population in his remote village in Rajasthan, he too is uneducated. However, what set him apart was his agreeability towards educating his children, especially his daughters …
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Rama Kumari Finds Her Voice!

  Rama Kumari* is a young girl from a village in Rajasthan, India. She has two brothers and a sister. Her mother is illiterate, while her father has very basic literacy skills. Rama’s parents are farmers. The family lives in an area …