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Guns and roses
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V. Sudershan Temsula Ao, poet from Nagaland. Her poems are marked by a strong narrative element that recalls the patterns of a lost life with a new self-assurance that rejects colonial notions of modernity.

The poetic traditions and practices of Nagaland, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh, Mizoram and Meghalaya reveal an expression that gets bulldozed under the standardising concept of the singular north-east.

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