Gulf News: This small tribal town in India used puppetry & social media to beat COVID-19

Gulf News: This small tribal town in India used puppetry & social media to beat COVID-19. ” Dungarpur, a triTbal dominated district, is silently shooing away the dreadful coronavirus from its periphery by merging simple traditional methods with modern means to spread awareness about COVID-19, using puppet shows and pictorial stories, says District Collector Kanaram. So much so that the state health department now wants to replicate it elsewhere. Kanaram added that all five COVID-19 positive patients in this district have tested negative and are undergoing quarantine as advised by medical team since the last six days.”

Google Blog: Try your hand at the art of shadow puppetry, with help from AI

Google Blog: Try your hand at the art of shadow puppetry, with help from AI . “In September last year, we built an interactive installation that used AI to help people explore shadow puppetry. Though it’s an ancient art, people connected with shadow puppetry in a new way, and after the conference, we decided to bring it online so that everyone could play. So today, we’re making it available as a new AI experiment, Shadow Art.”