About Me

Writer, Author, Journalist Namrata Kohli has been associated with several national and international media in the past two decades. She started her career with The Times of India group and has written across Economic Times, Education Times, Saturday Times, Sunday Review, Times Property, MagicBricks. At HT Media Ltd, she curated content for lifestyle supplement HT Premium Homes as Editor Consultant. She is currently associated with Business Standard as a Contributing Editor. She has published two books till date – a coffee table book on branded homes in 2013; plus authored a book called “Corona Positives” in 2020 chronicling the upside of the pandemic. While on a similar theme, she also collaborated with Goethe/Max Mueller, New Delhi (https://www.goethe.de/ins/in/en/kul/soc/ldl/22696735.html) for a global project titled “Lockdown Lessons.” Since November 2021, Namrata started working with the Ministry of Culture in an advisory capacity and worked till July 2023 as Content Advisor- Project DDR (Digital District Repository) under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM) with CCRT (Centre for Cultural Resources and Training) Ministry of Culture, Govt of India. Project DDR (Digital District Repository) under Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM) is a pathbreaking initiative of GoI to discover and document stories of people, events, and places linked to the freedom struggle of India at the micro level of the district (https://amritmahotsav.nic.in/digital-district-repository.htm). In short, this is an attempt to present the history of India by Indians through the Indian perspective.

Namrata has just released her latest book “Culture during Crisis” which is available on Amazon India at (https://amzn.eu/d/7HSODYi) Amazon Global and Flipkart; and also, the Hindi edition संकट में संस्कृति https://amzn.eu/d/2u93iv5 by Bhawna Publishers.

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