This man is very ordinary. His existence, though on the primitive end of the spectrum of civilization, is also ordinary. His crime is heinous but sadly, that too, is not so rare, especially for those who feel themselves outsiders and powerless. But what Alva does is bring within eye’s reach the sublimity of a world that cares not if one is ordinary, rather, it is for us to care how to live in it.
January 27, 2019