Farah Batool has been working as the Program Coordinator at Goethe-Institut / Max Mueller Bhavan, New Delhi since 2007. Her main areas of interest are contemporary dance and theatre, music, film, visual culture and sociological concerns pertaining to the LGBTQI movement, women’s rights and humanitarian issues. In her role, she has been responsible for conceptualizing and executing programs in the fields of her interest. She has worked on special projects including Germany and India 2011-2012: Infinite Opportunities, 50 years of Max Mueller Bhavan, This Side, That Side - an anthology of partition stories (a project published by Yoda Press). Most recently, she worked on getting across, a project on the European refugee crisis, which included a 3 venue exhibition, a series of talks and a film festival that together explored the crisis in Europe and the question of nationhood. Farah has also worked extensively with LGBTQI communities in Delhi to create safe spaces for conversations through Nigah Queer Fest, Queer Campus and other events.