Arshiya Sethi

Arshiya Sethi, ARTwice and a Fulbright Fellow, is an independent scholar who established and currently manages the Kri Foundation. Formerly a dance critic for The Times of India, and presenter for four decades of a featured music and dance programme on Doordarshan, she rose to advise its DD Bharati channel. Sethi is co-editor and contributor to Dance Under the Shadow of the Nation, a Dance Studies Association’s international publication. Her new areas of work include Indian dance globally, and in its intersection with the law, for which she was instrumental in creating ‘Unmute.help’ as a one-point reference window on the rights and responsibilities of artistes and arts leaders.