Jahnabi's World / Through the Eyes of Words

"Jahnabi's World" by Debjani Mukherjee
Jahnabi, who contracted HIV from her husband, experiences hardship losing her husband and also her child from HIV. Yet, she publicly announces her infection and begins participating in relief activities that support HIV patients. She was even told once that her days were numbered, but that did not stop her.

"Through the Eyes of Words" by Shweta Merchant
In India's higher education, English continues to be the premier prestige language. However, a young female author of Hindi literature claims that certain aspects of the people's daily lives in India can only be expressed in Hindi. This episode enters the powerful world of words she weaves.