Galiyon Se / By Lanes

Sarai - Galiyon Se / By Lanes


‘Galiyon Se / By Lanes’ is a culmination of an year-long interaction and conversations between twelve young people from the LNJP basti, Delhi, this book is to share with others the narrations, reflections, commentaries, word play and observations they have been engaging with. The writings in the book are a glimpse into the personal/public diaries in which they write about the everyday living in the city.


Produced and Designed at: Sarai Media Lab and Public Interface Zone, Sarai, Delhi

Text, Photographs & Animation at Compughar by Yashoda Singh, Suraj Rai, Shamsher Ali, Shahjehan, Shahana Qureshi, Nilofer, Naseembano, Mehrunnisa, Bobby Khan, Babli Rai, Azra Tabassum, and Ayesha.

Editing and Translations: Shveta Sarda.

Design: Mrityunjoy Chatterjee.

Production Assistance: R.S. Anand and Sohan Pal

Editorial Adivisors: Jeebesh Bagchi (Sarai) and Prabhat K. Jha (Ankur).

Published by: The Sarai Programme, Centre for the Study of Developing Societies.


The book can be accessed and downloaded from the Sarai archive.



001-019: Lanes, Sounds, Flows

020-031: Names, Places, People

032-051: Work, Time, Game

052-069: Pradhan, Turnip, Incident

070-097: Dukh, Eyes, Parks

098-111: Encounter, Me, Darkness

112-125: Window, Accidents, Roof

126-139: Lock, Dreams, Death

140-155: Tension, Seasons, Tap

156-165: Samay, Love, Photograph

166-193: Words, Images, Translation

194-215: Technological Imagination

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Published on: October 10, 2002