Dipankar Gupta

Dipankar Gupta taught sociology in JNU for nearly three decades. He is currently interested in social policy with particular reference to citizenship. His recent books include Talking Sociology (2018), We, the Citizens of India: Democracy’s Must Take Road (2017) and QED: India tests Social Theory (2017)

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He made the grim headlines lighter. The appeal of his Common Man was aided by that look of near perpetual bewilderment that took all in, but was powerless to act