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Let's use folk arts and traditional media for development

Submitted by Susana on

DurgadasDurgadas Mukhopadhyay has written about the use of folk art and traditional media for advancing development. He highlights the ways in which these performing arts participate in changing structures over time, while continuing to be relevant to society.

The communication potential is obvious according to Mukhopadhyay, who believes that folk media should be an integral part of any communication programme for rural development.

To read Mukhopadhyay’s text, please download the article below: