Pragna Shekhar | Karnataka Fellow

A graduate in Political Science from Madras Christian College, Pragna Shekhar is someone who is passionate about equality and women’s issues. An ardent vocalist who doesn’t fear to speak out when necessary, she considers herself to be armed with a pen. She considers herself and the world around her very paradoxical and hopes to understand more through people and writing. She is passionate about Theatre and organisational activities and leadership She also considers herself an amateur artist, while she paints, writes, reads and photographs objects and subjects of aesthetic appeal. She plans to develop her skills, and understand her paradoxes and personality through this Fellowship while being a catalyst of change in the society as she dreams of making an alternative, sustainable, and affordable schooling a reality in areas of intervention and need.