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The Sorcerer’s Bride

The Sorcerer’s Bride

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The Ferryman and His Clinking Obols

The Ferryman and His Clinking Obols

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Yamuna and other poems

Yamuna and other poems

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JLF Toronto: Notes From a Curtain-raiser

JLF Toronto: Notes From a Curtain-raiser

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Salman Rushdie’s Quichotte: A Hall of Mirrors

Salman Rushdie’s Quichotte: A Hall of Mirrors

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Nitin Kohli: Have A Decor

Nitin Kohli: Have A Decor

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The Ballad of the Literary Cafe

The Ballad of the Literary Cafe

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Gun Island: Climate Change & Refugees

Gun Island: Climate Change & Refugees

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Tishani Doshi: Heart and Home

Tishani Doshi: Heart and Home

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Lucy Ellmann: Republic of Consciousness

Lucy Ellmann: Republic of Consciousness

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The Child Across the River and another poem

The Child Across the River and another poem

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Sadness is a Boomerang and other poems

Sadness is a Boomerang and other poems

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To the February Rain and other poems

To the February Rain and other poems

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Casey Gerald: Cartographies of Identity

Casey Gerald: Cartographies of Identity

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Manreet Sodhi Someshwar: The Labyrinth of History

Manreet Sodhi Someshwar: The Labyrinth of History

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A Sailor’s Journey

A Sailor’s Journey

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Down the Rabbit Hole: Reflections of Self in a Writers' Residency

Down the Rabbit Hole: Reflections of Self in a Writers' Residency

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A Tale of Turkish Asylum Seekers in London

A Tale of Turkish Asylum Seekers in London

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I Write My Own Story and other poems

I Write My Own Story and other poems

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Asian Dub Foundation: Super Sonic

Asian Dub Foundation: Super Sonic

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Paradox and other poems

Paradox and other poems

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Fine Company

Fine Company

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Kashmir: An Unending Story of Tragedy and Trauma

Kashmir: An Unending Story of Tragedy and Trauma

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Ode to Sommersprossen and other poems

Ode to Sommersprossen and other poems

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Domestic Balance and other poems

Domestic Balance and other poems

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Uzma Aslam  Khan: What The Body Remembers

Uzma Aslam Khan: What The Body Remembers

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Shamsur Rahman Faruqi: The Doyen

Shamsur Rahman Faruqi: The Doyen

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Quentin Tarantino: Show and Tell

Quentin Tarantino: Show and Tell

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Two Poems

Two Poems

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Sunanda, the Security Guard

Sunanda, the Security Guard

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Made to Order

Made to Order

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Oh My God, Oh My God, I’m Your Biggest Fan

Oh My God, Oh My God, I’m Your Biggest Fan

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KSLF London, 2019: A Tryst with the Aesthetes

KSLF London, 2019: A Tryst with the Aesthetes

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Truth, the Hero, and other poems

Truth, the Hero, and other poems

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Dreamworld and other poems

Dreamworld and other poems

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Leila Aboulela: Elsewhere, Love

Leila Aboulela: Elsewhere, Love

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Can You Hear Our Screams and other poems

Can You Hear Our Screams and other poems

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Two Images

Two Images

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Dive

Dive

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Love and Longing in Patna

Love and Longing in Patna

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The Power of Storytelling

The Power of Storytelling

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Freedom and Other Poems

Freedom and Other Poems

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The Emissary

The Emissary

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The Bruised Lips of the Lilies and other poems

The Bruised Lips of the Lilies and other poems

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The Warp and Weft

The Warp and Weft

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On View in Venice, Core of Gandhian Philosophy

On View in Venice, Core of Gandhian Philosophy

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Survivors

Survivors

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I Discovered Deathlessness and other poems

I Discovered Deathlessness and other poems

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Romance by Rickshaw

Romance by Rickshaw

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The Exception and The Rule: Notes from a Suicide

The Exception and The Rule: Notes from a Suicide

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Digory

Digory

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A March and other poems

A March and other poems

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Rebecca Makkai: Art for Heart’s Sake

Rebecca Makkai: Art for Heart’s Sake

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The Magical World of Murakami

The Magical World of Murakami

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Short Circuit

Short Circuit

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Rooh: Platefuls of Soul

Rooh: Platefuls of Soul

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A Room of Her Own

A Room of Her Own

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Kulsoom

Kulsoom

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Writing for me is a refuge: Amish

Writing for me is a refuge: Amish

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The Exile of Pessoa & Camus

The Exile of Pessoa & Camus

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 Our City, the Beautiful and other poems

Our City, the Beautiful and other poems

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It’s Just Sadness and other poems

It’s Just Sadness and other poems

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Annual Anthology of Short Fiction: Call for Submissions

Annual Anthology of Short Fiction: Call for Submissions

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Four Animals and other poems

Four Animals and other poems

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Setting the Bar

Setting the Bar

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Age and other poems

Age and other poems

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Last Ride Before The Monsoon and other poems

Last Ride Before The Monsoon and other poems

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Chef Vicky Ratnani: The Tastemaker

Chef Vicky Ratnani: The Tastemaker

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Chennai Photo Biennale: Depths of Field

Chennai Photo Biennale: Depths of Field

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Poetical Paradise and other poems

Poetical Paradise and other poems

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Sweet Wood

Sweet Wood

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Struggle Against Fate

Struggle Against Fate

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Teatime and other poems

Teatime and other poems

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Invasive Species and other poems

Invasive Species and other poems

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I Am a Thousand and other poems

I Am a Thousand and other poems

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Tammy’s Special Day

Tammy’s Special Day

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‘The sole focus for me is on great-tasting food’

‘The sole focus for me is on great-tasting food’

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Mrinal Sen: A Son Remembers

Mrinal Sen: A Son Remembers

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Comorin: The Sea of Exotica

Comorin: The Sea of Exotica

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Why you must read South Asian literature

Why you must read South Asian literature

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Mehr: Love Across the Border

Mehr: Love Across the Border

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Payback

Payback

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Excerpt: The Painter of Bridges

Excerpt: The Painter of Bridges

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Low calories in the high street

Low calories in the high street

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Indonesian cuisine: A burst of flavour

Indonesian cuisine: A burst of flavour

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Tasting India Symposium: Food for thought

Tasting India Symposium: Food for thought

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 Paritosh Ladhani: The Luxe Factor

Paritosh Ladhani: The Luxe Factor

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Love: A Trilogy and other poems

Love: A Trilogy and other poems

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Cartoons: Adventures in Adjuncting & God and Satan

Cartoons: Adventures in Adjuncting & God and Satan

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Conversations with Graham Greene

Conversations with Graham Greene

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Wellness Vacations: A Tryst With Mindfulness and Good Health

Wellness Vacations: A Tryst With Mindfulness and Good Health

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Sattriya: A dance dedicated to Vishnu

Sattriya: A dance dedicated to Vishnu

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A Love Song and other poems

A Love Song and other poems

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An Anthropologist in New York

An Anthropologist in New York

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A blue, crepuscular light and other poems

A blue, crepuscular light and other poems

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By Force and other poems

By Force and other poems

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The Man Who Was Consumed by His Wife

The Man Who Was Consumed by His Wife

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Shadows and other poems

Shadows and other poems

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This is a Threat and other poems

This is a Threat and other poems

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Green is the Color of Hope and other poems

Green is the Color of Hope and other poems

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Margarita Moon: A Fabled Cocktail

Margarita Moon: A Fabled Cocktail

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Narcissus in Us and other poems

Narcissus in Us and other poems

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Bhubaneswar Art Trail: An exploration into the medieval city

Bhubaneswar Art Trail: An exploration into the medieval city

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Migration I and other poems

Migration I and other poems

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Hussain Haidry: On Song

Hussain Haidry: On Song

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On writing: Seeking Kodhai (In Srivilliputtur & Beyond)

On writing: Seeking Kodhai (In Srivilliputtur & Beyond)

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Luang Prabang: The Secret Jewel of Asia

Luang Prabang: The Secret Jewel of Asia

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Snapshots from a literary cocktail party

Snapshots from a literary cocktail party

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In Translation: Six Russian poets

In Translation: Six Russian poets

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Gary’s Shop and other poems

Gary’s Shop and other poems

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Conversations with TS Eliot

Conversations with TS Eliot

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The Itch and other poems

The Itch and other poems

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Tengchi

Tengchi

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Imperialists and other poems

Imperialists and other poems

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Mohammed Hanif: The War Behind the Lines

Mohammed Hanif: The War Behind the Lines

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The Temple at the Edge of the World

The Temple at the Edge of the World

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The Miracle of the Pomegranate and other poems

The Miracle of the Pomegranate and other poems

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Scarcity

Scarcity

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Diary Poem, Calcutta and other poems

Diary Poem, Calcutta and other poems

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The Party and other poems

The Party and other poems

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Kala Ramesh: Beyond Infinity

Kala Ramesh: Beyond Infinity

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Another Almost Made Up Poem and other poems

Another Almost Made Up Poem and other poems

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Let Me Discover Myself and other poems

Let Me Discover Myself and other poems

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Conversations with Khushwant Singh

Conversations with Khushwant Singh

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Letters to Dead Boyfriends and other poems

Letters to Dead Boyfriends and other poems

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Ingmar Bergman: Through A Life Darkly

Ingmar Bergman: Through A Life Darkly

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In the Midst of Words and other poems

In the Midst of Words and other poems

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The Rohingya Exodus: A photo essay

The Rohingya Exodus: A photo essay

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Every material has a history: Arunkumar HG

Every material has a history: Arunkumar HG

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On Writing: Discovering Virinara

On Writing: Discovering Virinara

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Andrew Otis: The Story of India's first newspaper

Andrew Otis: The Story of India's first newspaper

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Epiphaneia and other poems

Epiphaneia and other poems

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In A Certain Light and other poems

In A Certain Light and other poems

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Rain in Summer

Rain in Summer

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Conversations with Octavio Paz

Conversations with Octavio Paz

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The End of the Queue in Sight

The End of the Queue in Sight

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From the archives: Meeting Mann in Cambridge

From the archives: Meeting Mann in Cambridge

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Gulzar: Prophet of Pain

Gulzar: Prophet of Pain

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Upamanyu Chatterjee: Meat of the Matter

Upamanyu Chatterjee: Meat of the Matter

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Michael Ondaatje: Shards of Memory

Michael Ondaatje: Shards of Memory

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Perspectives

Perspectives

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Home Truths and other poems

Home Truths and other poems

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Brahms and other poems

Brahms and other poems

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White Eyeliner to Hillary and other poems

White Eyeliner to Hillary and other poems

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NicoCaara: A cafe for those with an island state of mind

NicoCaara: A cafe for those with an island state of mind

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As Neem trees fell…the delivery boy came up!

As Neem trees fell…the delivery boy came up!

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A Misanthropic Prayer and other poems

A Misanthropic Prayer and other poems

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Waheed Murad: An Unmistakable Visionary

Waheed Murad: An Unmistakable Visionary

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In Search of Benevolent Immortality and other poems

In Search of Benevolent Immortality and other poems

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Joan Murray: Four Poems

Joan Murray: Four Poems

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Trysts with India

Trysts with India

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In the end, a novel is about controlling time: Sumana Roy

In the end, a novel is about controlling time: Sumana Roy

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The ravines of Phaphund

The ravines of Phaphund

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Anuradha Roy: Past forward

Anuradha Roy: Past forward

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Suspended Bodies of Transit

Suspended Bodies of Transit

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If They All Met At Pushkin Cafe

If They All Met At Pushkin Cafe

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Register of Eliminated Villages and other poems

Register of Eliminated Villages and other poems

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Cruel Interventions and other poems

Cruel Interventions and other poems

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The Pink Dog

The Pink Dog

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Kahn built structures that transport you  to another universe: Sundaram Tagore

Kahn built structures that transport you to another universe: Sundaram Tagore

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They have got designs on your palate

They have got designs on your palate

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 At workplaces, people want to  feel at home: Maria Bourke

At workplaces, people want to feel at home: Maria Bourke

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The ocean is a place of shifting margins: Ranjit Hoskote

The ocean is a place of shifting margins: Ranjit Hoskote

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Ram Kumar: An Artist of Rare Sensitivity

Ram Kumar: An Artist of Rare Sensitivity

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The Style Mile Men of Mehrauli

The Style Mile Men of Mehrauli

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Reinventing the vocabulary of eating out

Reinventing the vocabulary of eating out

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The universe is my playground: Veena Nagpal

The universe is my playground: Veena Nagpal

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Two Poems: Yellow Lane Diaries and Chinese New Year at Bow Barracks

Two Poems: Yellow Lane Diaries and Chinese New Year at Bow Barracks

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Gurgaon Utsav celebrates folk music, storytelling traditions

Gurgaon Utsav celebrates folk music, storytelling traditions

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Four Poems from Avaruusruusuja

Four Poems from Avaruusruusuja

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A River Splits The City and other poems

A River Splits The City and other poems

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Years After the War and other poems

Years After the War and other poems

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The Fabled City

The Fabled City

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Spaces Between Words: The Unfestival

Spaces Between Words: The Unfestival

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Where Writerliness Matters: Notes from  a Writer's Retreat

Where Writerliness Matters: Notes from a Writer's Retreat

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All stories come from somewhere: Sarvat Hasin

All stories come from somewhere: Sarvat Hasin

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 We are the results of the movies  that we watch: Sebastiano Riso

We are the results of the movies that we watch: Sebastiano Riso

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Kiran Nagarkar: Finding Humour in an Unfunny World

Kiran Nagarkar: Finding Humour in an Unfunny World

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The Village Magician

The Village Magician

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Minal Vazirani: Course of Auction

Minal Vazirani: Course of Auction

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Celebration of letters in Kerala

Celebration of letters in Kerala

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Getting in the Groove in Udaipur

Getting in the Groove in Udaipur

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My work is politically charged: Unnikrishnan

My work is politically charged: Unnikrishnan

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JLF Diary: Raconteurs regale  audience with wit & wisdom

JLF Diary: Raconteurs regale audience with wit & wisdom

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The Runway Project: Cuisine Meets Couture

The Runway Project: Cuisine Meets Couture

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There is so much more to writing than  what you see on the pages: Rupi Kaur

There is so much more to writing than what you see on the pages: Rupi Kaur

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I enter the unknown spontaneously: Vivan Sundaram

I enter the unknown spontaneously: Vivan Sundaram

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Mr and Mrs Inn

Mr and Mrs Inn

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Sridevi: When Grace Danced

Sridevi: When Grace Danced

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Riyas Komu: The Anatomy of Angst

Riyas Komu: The Anatomy of Angst

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I let my ear guide me to sounds I like: Shubh Saran

I let my ear guide me to sounds I like: Shubh Saran

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A Travel Book on Tibet and other poems

A Travel Book on Tibet and other poems

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The weavers of Onnupuram

The weavers of Onnupuram

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An Archivist of Our Times

An Archivist of Our Times

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Scent of Sousan and Yasaman

Scent of Sousan and Yasaman

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A festival that celebrates letters

A festival that celebrates letters

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Udaipur World Music Festival celebrates diversity

Udaipur World Music Festival celebrates diversity

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 ‘Country’ Poems and Continuous Fragments

‘Country’ Poems and Continuous Fragments

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Evil and other poems

Evil and other poems

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Food world is safe haven for LGBTQ people: Chef Trapani

Food world is safe haven for LGBTQ people: Chef Trapani

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Readership has increased not dwindled: Bikash De Niyogi

Readership has increased not dwindled: Bikash De Niyogi

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The other India is the country’s larger reality: Dinesh Khanna

The other India is the country’s larger reality: Dinesh Khanna

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An Almost Made Up Poem and other poems

An Almost Made Up Poem and other poems

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A funeral, and a belly of memories

A funeral, and a belly of memories

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Banyan Tree and other poems

Banyan Tree and other poems

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The Big, Blue Drawer of Memory

The Big, Blue Drawer of Memory

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Gender issues: My trysts

Gender issues: My trysts

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Neel Mukherjee: Lives Apart

Neel Mukherjee: Lives Apart

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Lisa Ray: Poems

Lisa Ray: Poems

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The LaLiT: Towards Making a Difference

The LaLiT: Towards Making a Difference

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Masque: Celebrating Rare Flavours

Masque: Celebrating Rare Flavours

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In Poetry’s Dark Nights and other poems

In Poetry’s Dark Nights and other poems

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An Old Woman and other poems

An Old Woman and other poems

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A Spotlight and other poems

A Spotlight and other poems

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The Sound of Music

The Sound of Music

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Meeting Madhavan

Meeting Madhavan

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Jishnu Guha: The Long Short

Jishnu Guha: The Long Short

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Swati Roy: No Child’s Play

Swati Roy: No Child’s Play

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Simon Thacker: Reimagining  Rhythms

Simon Thacker: Reimagining Rhythms

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Preti Taneja: A Gaze at World’s Darkness

Preti Taneja: A Gaze at World’s Darkness

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Anjum Rajabali: In Search of  a Good Story

Anjum Rajabali: In Search of a Good Story

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Sunil Kant Munjal: Hero for the Arts

Sunil Kant Munjal: Hero for the Arts

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Troubadour Song and other poems

Troubadour Song and other poems

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 52nd Shankar-Shad Mushaira today; no poet from Pakistan invited

52nd Shankar-Shad Mushaira today; no poet from Pakistan invited

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A Shortage of Words and other poems

A Shortage of Words and other poems

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Diplomatic Baggage and other poems

Diplomatic Baggage and other poems

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Leaves

Leaves

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Chronicles of an unrepentant civil servant

Chronicles of an unrepentant civil servant

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Unanswered questions about Corbett’s life

Unanswered questions about Corbett’s life

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I’m a visual writer: Karan Mahajan

I’m a visual writer: Karan Mahajan

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Anuk Arudpragasam: Contours of inner life

Anuk Arudpragasam: Contours of inner life

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Surina Narula: A window to the world

Surina Narula: A window to the world

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Word symbolises the evolution of humankind: Sanjeev Chopra

Word symbolises the evolution of humankind: Sanjeev Chopra

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Getting There and other poems

Getting There and other poems

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Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam on Dharamshala International Film Festival

Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam on Dharamshala International Film Festival

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Sit down and shut up and other poems

Sit down and shut up and other poems

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‘Often, it’s not the story, but the way you tell it that is important’

‘Often, it’s not the story, but the way you tell it that is important’

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M.G. Vassanji: Interpreter of Memories

M.G. Vassanji: Interpreter of Memories

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Edinburgh Fringe Festival: Where the wild things are

Edinburgh Fringe Festival: Where the wild things are

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Keshav Suri: India’s enfant terrible

Keshav Suri: India’s enfant terrible

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Demonetisation Tales: The Ghost Detective

Demonetisation Tales: The Ghost Detective

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Poems as Kite Tails above a Cliff

Poems as Kite Tails above a Cliff

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Grippin

Grippin

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Nights and other poems

Nights and other poems

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Menses and other poems

Menses and other poems

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A Spare Life: An Excerpt

A Spare Life: An Excerpt

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I let narratives take their own course: Nayomi Munaweera

I let narratives take their own course: Nayomi Munaweera

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Faces behind Mughal-e-Azam, the musical

Faces behind Mughal-e-Azam, the musical

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Feroz Abbas Khan on reliving an epic

Feroz Abbas Khan on reliving an epic

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Novel possibilities

Novel possibilities

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The mirror of truth

The mirror of truth

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The glory and depth of Ish

The glory and depth of Ish

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Kazuo Ishiguro: A writer of the floating world

Kazuo Ishiguro: A writer of the floating world

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DIFF celebrates cinema from everywhere

DIFF celebrates cinema from everywhere

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A novel summarises consciousness: Man Booker Prize juror Lila Azam Zanganeh

A novel summarises consciousness: Man Booker Prize juror Lila Azam Zanganeh

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Great fiction moves beyond borders: Man Booker Prize juror Sarah Hall

Great fiction moves beyond borders: Man Booker Prize juror Sarah Hall

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Reading 'A Song' by Goethe and other poems

Reading 'A Song' by Goethe and other poems

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Ten Short Poems

Ten Short Poems

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A Treat of a Retreat

A Treat of a Retreat

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Beyond the Night and other poems

Beyond the Night and other poems

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Solitary

Solitary

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The Man Who Cycled from India to Europe for Love

The Man Who Cycled from India to Europe for Love

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Bimal Roy: The  Outsider Auteur

Bimal Roy: The Outsider Auteur

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Baroness Lola Young, jury chair, on Man Booker Prize 2017

Baroness Lola Young, jury chair, on Man Booker Prize 2017

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I Come Bearing Dreams: NM Rashid and Modernist Urdu Poetry

I Come Bearing Dreams: NM Rashid and Modernist Urdu Poetry

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Music of the Ghosts: Plumbing the Depths  of Suffering

Music of the Ghosts: Plumbing the Depths of Suffering

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Mapping the Social Gene

Mapping the Social Gene

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Who Knew and other poems

Who Knew and other poems

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And soon... and other poems

And soon... and other poems

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Symbol and other poems

Symbol and other poems

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Armani Hotel Milano Launches Honeymoon Package

Armani Hotel Milano Launches Honeymoon Package

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'When we fall in love, we each feel our story is unique'

'When we fall in love, we each feel our story is unique'

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The Life of a Woman

The Life of a Woman

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Upon the Hour of Return

Upon the Hour of Return

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The Lost and Found Story of a Fort

The Lost and Found Story of a Fort

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My desire is zaftig and other poems

My desire is zaftig and other poems

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Thirst and other poems

Thirst and other poems

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Sartorial Advice and other poems

Sartorial Advice and other poems

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‘My novel lingers on people wedded to visas, passports’

‘My novel lingers on people wedded to visas, passports’

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‘Shepard didn’t do hope,  had a bleak worldview’

‘Shepard didn’t do hope, had a bleak worldview’

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To me, in a story, tension is everything: Samanta Schweblin

To me, in a story, tension is everything: Samanta Schweblin

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For true reconciliation, we must first discuss the past: Agualusa

For true reconciliation, we must first discuss the past: Agualusa

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Naiyer Masud: Hefting the Stone of Pain

Naiyer Masud: Hefting the Stone of Pain

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Naiyer Masud: Fragments of Consciousness

Naiyer Masud: Fragments of Consciousness

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All ye misfits and mad hatters, here’s a party for you

All ye misfits and mad hatters, here’s a party for you

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Life Behind Bars

Life Behind Bars

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Memory and forgetting

Memory and forgetting

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Doctor Ruth

Doctor Ruth

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Found in Translation

Found in Translation

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As a translator, I’m not  an anxious perfectionist: Daniel Hahn

As a translator, I’m not an anxious perfectionist: Daniel Hahn

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‘As actors, we’ve to explore personally what works for us’

‘As actors, we’ve to explore personally what works for us’

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Living to Tell the Tale

Living to Tell the Tale

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Arundhati  Roy and Her Suicidal Mission: A Conspiracy Theory

Arundhati Roy and Her Suicidal Mission: A Conspiracy Theory

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Sea Fret

Sea Fret

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Nicotine

Nicotine

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Delusions of the Retina

Delusions of the Retina

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The Apple Argument and other poems

The Apple Argument and other poems

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Not In My Name

Not In My Name

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Why Faiz must be read today more than ever

Why Faiz must be read today more than ever

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In The Shadow Of The Devi Kumaon: An extract

In The Shadow Of The Devi Kumaon: An extract

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From the hills, with love

From the hills, with love

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Curtains

Curtains

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The Petting Zoo and other poems

The Petting Zoo and other poems

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A Superior Man

A Superior Man

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A Sea Change and other poems

A Sea Change and other poems

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Darkly and other poems

Darkly and other poems

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The Tryst: An extract

The Tryst: An extract

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Love and other poems

Love and other poems

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Journey of a star who held her own, milestone by milestone

Journey of a star who held her own, milestone by milestone

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My Meandering Mobile

My Meandering Mobile

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‘I love thinking about what makes people tick’

‘I love thinking about what makes people tick’

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‘I used a small town as prototype of the world’

‘I used a small town as prototype of the world’

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'Zelaldinus opens a modern window on Akbar'

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'There's nothing like finding a new author you believe in'

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On Song: 29 luminaries on Beatles

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The Many Homelands of the Mind

The Many Homelands of the Mind

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In telling a story there’s an implicit bond, an embrace: Graham Swift

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Documenta 14 examines the big questions of life

Documenta 14 examines the big questions of life

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Prajwal Parajuly takes roads less travelled

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A role must take me in an uncomfortable zone: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

A role must take me in an uncomfortable zone: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

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Grammy-winner rapper Lil Jon to perform in India for the first time

Grammy-winner rapper Lil Jon to perform in India for the first time

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LaLiT Grand Palace is a home away from home: Vipin Singhal

LaLiT Grand Palace is a home away from home: Vipin Singhal

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 Mynah Hands, Flying Fingers

Mynah Hands, Flying Fingers

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Fatal Journey and other poems

Fatal Journey and other poems

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For Little Girls With Big Questions and other poems

For Little Girls With Big Questions and other poems

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We often disregard our own history: Sujit Saraf

We often disregard our own history: Sujit Saraf

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I’m interested in breaking stereotypes: Sabyn Javeri

I’m interested in breaking stereotypes: Sabyn Javeri

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I wanted to show the link between male honour and female body in India: Prayaag Akbar

I wanted to show the link between male honour and female body in India: Prayaag Akbar

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I wanted to record tales of ordinary characters from UP: Tanuja Chandra

I wanted to record tales of ordinary characters from UP: Tanuja Chandra

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Shahidul Alam’s new show combats Islamophobia, extremism

Shahidul Alam’s new show combats Islamophobia, extremism

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Luxurylicious: The LaLiT Grand Palace offers a royal experience

Luxurylicious: The LaLiT Grand Palace offers a royal experience

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People across boundaries connect with pure emotion: Shubhashish Bhutiani

People across boundaries connect with pure emotion: Shubhashish Bhutiani

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Nizwa: A world apart

Nizwa: A world apart

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On the record: Vijay Nair, Only Much Louder founder and CEO, on his journey so far

On the record: Vijay Nair, Only Much Louder founder and CEO, on his journey so far

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Boredom of the Writer and other poems

Boredom of the Writer and other poems

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Extracts from Gilgamesh Retold and other poems

Extracts from Gilgamesh Retold and other poems

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They Were Closing Deals and other poems

They Were Closing Deals and other poems

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To the Middle of Love: A collection that crackles with energy

To the Middle of Love: A collection that crackles with energy

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I like to play with form, material: G R Iranna

I like to play with form, material: G R Iranna

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A Fare to Remember

A Fare to Remember

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World Cinema: Israel’s master of mise en scene

World Cinema: Israel’s master of mise en scene

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Examining history can be a way of learning about present: Shazia Omar

Examining history can be a way of learning about present: Shazia Omar

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I seek stories in which  characters’ lives thrill me: Yuki Ellias

I seek stories in which characters’ lives thrill me: Yuki Ellias

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'Abstract art helps express what words can't describe'

'Abstract art helps express what words can't describe'

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Jinnah and Ruttie: When  politics broke up a marriage

Jinnah and Ruttie: When politics broke up a marriage

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Real beauty is linked to truth: Shakti Maira

Real beauty is linked to truth: Shakti Maira

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An excerpt from Mir Khalid's Jaffna Street

An excerpt from Mir Khalid's Jaffna Street

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Jitish Kallat’s works amaze the senses, challenge the mind

Jitish Kallat’s works amaze the senses, challenge the mind

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Why Pakistan? A novel tries to find an answer

Why Pakistan? A novel tries to find an answer

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AD Singh: The man who changed the way India eats out

AD Singh: The man who changed the way India eats out

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The Big Gulmohar

The Big Gulmohar

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Gariahat Junction

Gariahat Junction

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No one to wait at the Doorsteps and other poems

No one to wait at the Doorsteps and other poems

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A Prostitute Celebrates Diwali and other poems

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A Poet Steals my Grandfather’s Skull and other poems

A Poet Steals my Grandfather’s Skull and other poems

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World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: I Am A Film

World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: I Am A Film

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World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: The Lennan Sidh

World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: The Lennan Sidh

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Shazia Omar's Dark Diamond: A riotous ride on a time machine

Shazia Omar's Dark Diamond: A riotous ride on a time machine

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World Poetry Day: The Chicken Trusser

World Poetry Day: The Chicken Trusser

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World Poetry Day: The Enigma and The Theatre

World Poetry Day: The Enigma and The Theatre

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The night reporter: Chronicling murders that shook the country

The night reporter: Chronicling murders that shook the country

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Creme de la crime: A thriller with a desi touch

Creme de la crime: A thriller with a desi touch

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World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: Anna Christina and other poems

World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: Anna Christina and other poems

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The River and other poems

The River and other poems

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‘I transform, re-manipulate western traditions of music’

‘I transform, re-manipulate western traditions of music’

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'Ranthambore Festival seeks to educate through music’

'Ranthambore Festival seeks to educate through music’

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World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: The Names They Left Behind

World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: The Names They Left Behind

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We can help publishers in India get global readership: Sharad Mohan

We can help publishers in India get global readership: Sharad Mohan

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We try to make entertaining songs and people connect: Maati Baani

We try to make entertaining songs and people connect: Maati Baani

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The World’s Oldest

The World’s Oldest

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We provide the publisher a tailored approach to each and every market: Chitra Bopardikar

We provide the publisher a tailored approach to each and every market: Chitra Bopardikar

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My literary agenda is to write women protagonists: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

My literary agenda is to write women protagonists: Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni

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I used long exposure time  to visualise speed, energy: Martin Roemers

I used long exposure time to visualise speed, energy: Martin Roemers

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Publishers must focus on authors, and telling stories: Charlie Redmayne

Publishers must focus on authors, and telling stories: Charlie Redmayne

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Joy of Music: Notes from the Mahindra Blues Festival 2017

Joy of Music: Notes from the Mahindra Blues Festival 2017

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Delhi’s most significant annual art event gets into its second decade

Delhi’s most significant annual art event gets into its second decade

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My art practice is about social conditions, issues that affect women: Anila Quayyum Agha

My art practice is about social conditions, issues that affect women: Anila Quayyum Agha

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The story behind Oscar-nominated Lion: An evening with Saroo Brierley

The story behind Oscar-nominated Lion: An evening with Saroo Brierley

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Tom Hanks' book of stories out in October

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 A tale of family, friendship and greed in Mumbai

A tale of family, friendship and greed in Mumbai

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World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: RED in Konya

World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: RED in Konya

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Dibai, the qasba where Intizar Husain was born

Dibai, the qasba where Intizar Husain was born

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Curtain rises on Ranthambore Festival

Curtain rises on Ranthambore Festival

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World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: The Camphorwood Binder

World Poetry/Prose Portfolio: The Camphorwood Binder

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When J.S. Bach Meets Johnny Walker Black Label and other poems

When J.S. Bach Meets Johnny Walker Black Label and other poems

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The Language of Ashes: The stories around Aghori babas

The Language of Ashes: The stories around Aghori babas

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Serendipity Arts Festival proves to be feast for the senses

Serendipity Arts Festival proves to be feast for the senses

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Tijara Fort-Palace: History gets a fresh lease of life

Tijara Fort-Palace: History gets a fresh lease of life

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The Man Without Answers: Excerpts from a Ghost Novel

The Man Without Answers: Excerpts from a Ghost Novel

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I prefer writing to affect my relationship with life at large: Shahnaz Bashir

I prefer writing to affect my relationship with life at large: Shahnaz Bashir

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Om Puri: An unparalleled actor  of the parallel cinema

Om Puri: An unparalleled actor of the parallel cinema

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Nothing mystical about the process of writing: Cyrus Mistry

Nothing mystical about the process of writing: Cyrus Mistry

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Our list is small, our acquisitions curated: Dharini Bhaskar, Editorial Director, S&S India

Our list is small, our acquisitions curated: Dharini Bhaskar, Editorial Director, S&S India

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Indian authors selling better than before: Rahul Srivastava, MD, Simon & Schuster India

Indian authors selling better than before: Rahul Srivastava, MD, Simon & Schuster India

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A Tale of Seasons  and other poems

A Tale of Seasons  and other poems

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Art isn’t about truth at all, but without it we’d be lost: Anil Menon

Art isn’t about truth at all, but without it we’d be lost: Anil Menon

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My paintings are realistic, but not real: Kathryn Myers

My paintings are realistic, but not real: Kathryn Myers

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The Enigmatic Case of a Metaphysical Love Story

The Enigmatic Case of a Metaphysical Love Story

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The LaLiT Mangar: An Experiential Retreat

The LaLiT Mangar: An Experiential Retreat

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Every book has to be great on its own terms: Carolyn Reidy

Every book has to be great on its own terms: Carolyn Reidy

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I often do have a sense of the beginning and the end: Anjali Joseph

I often do have a sense of the beginning and the end: Anjali Joseph

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The LaLit spreads its wings, launches luxury boutique hotel in London

The LaLit spreads its wings, launches luxury boutique hotel in London

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Fever Pitch

Fever Pitch

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Through a Glass Darkly: A conversation with Manjula Padmanabhan

Through a Glass Darkly: A conversation with Manjula Padmanabhan

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Belonging by Namitha Verma

Belonging by Namitha Verma

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Pigeons by Sanjeev Sethi

Pigeons by Sanjeev Sethi

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Rushdie’s Colliding Worlds

Rushdie’s Colliding Worlds

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My Bohemian Brother and other poems

My Bohemian Brother and other poems

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On Milan Kundera's Art of the Novel and The Festival of Insignificance: An Essay in Seven Parts

On Milan Kundera's Art of the Novel and The Festival of Insignificance: An Essay in Seven Parts

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Kalkatta: An Extract

Kalkatta: An Extract

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Not All For Love and other poems

Not All For Love and other poems

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 Injury

Injury

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Don't forget to mention in your piece that I love India: E M Forster

Don't forget to mention in your piece that I love India: E M Forster

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Maryam of Basoda

Maryam of Basoda

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Finger

Finger

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Art of Translation: An Act of Rediscovery

Art of Translation: An Act of Rediscovery

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Art of Translation: Artists as Translators

Art of Translation: Artists as Translators

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Art of Translation: There is a One-Eyed Man in the House

Art of Translation: There is a One-Eyed Man in the House

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Day and Night and other poems

Day and Night and other poems

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The lyrical expression of the ordinary attracts me: Anjum Hasan

The lyrical expression of the ordinary attracts me: Anjum Hasan

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'I see history as junk, and junk as somehow being historical'

'I see history as junk, and junk as somehow being historical'

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A Brief History of Seven Killings: An Extract

A Brief History of Seven Killings: An Extract

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The Year of The Runaways: An Extract

The Year of The Runaways: An Extract

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Satin Island: An Extract

Satin Island: An Extract

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A Spool of Blue Thread: An Extract

A Spool of Blue Thread: An Extract

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The Fishermen: An Extract

The Fishermen: An Extract

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A Little Life: An Extract

A Little Life: An Extract

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The Universe Has a Strange Sense of Humour by Blackstratblues

The Universe Has a Strange Sense of Humour by Blackstratblues

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Tracker by Mark Knopfler

Tracker by Mark Knopfler

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Resurrected Ruins:

Resurrected Ruins: "The Canaletto View" of Dresden Today

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My Journey: Seeing Inside

My Journey: Seeing Inside

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Indie in India

Indie in India

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Terry Pratchett: Flight of Fantasy

Terry Pratchett: Flight of Fantasy

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The Gathering: A look at the mushrooming litfests

The Gathering: A look at the mushrooming litfests

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Conversations with Jorge Luis Borges

Conversations with Jorge Luis Borges

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Shutter Islands

Shutter Islands

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Mountains and other poems

Mountains and other poems

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Inheritance

Inheritance

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Turning off the Lights

Turning off the Lights

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A Secret Life

A Secret Life

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Sermon and other poems

Sermon and other poems

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The Sins of a Writer-Son

The Sins of a Writer-Son

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Ameen in Heaven

Ameen in Heaven

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Dirge and other poems

Dirge and other poems

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The Self and the Other

The Self and the Other

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Midnight, Christmas Eve

Midnight, Christmas Eve

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Portrait of Another Woman

Portrait of Another Woman

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Chalk Dust on The Air

Chalk Dust on The Air

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Fathers in Fiction

Fathers in Fiction

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Reading Father: Abba, the Legend

Reading Father: Abba, the Legend

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Reading Father: An Inspiration

Reading Father: An Inspiration

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Reading Father: A Cut Above the Rest

Reading Father: A Cut Above the Rest

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Reading Father: Dance Chose Him

Reading Father: Dance Chose Him

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Reading Father: Life After Life

Reading Father: Life After Life

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Reading Father: An Absentee Father

Reading Father: An Absentee Father

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Reading Father: He Was a Peculiar Man

Reading Father: He Was a Peculiar Man

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Reading Father: The Accidental Businessman

Reading Father: The Accidental Businessman

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Reading Father: The Best Times I Never Had

Reading Father: The Best Times I Never Had

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Reading Father: Trading Business

Reading Father: Trading Business

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Reading Father: Sifting Sand

Reading Father: Sifting Sand

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Reading Father: The Roof is Gone, the House Uncovered

Reading Father: The Roof is Gone, the House Uncovered

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Reading Father: 'He Insisted That We Live'

Reading Father: 'He Insisted That We Live'

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Reading Father: Love, Life and Literature, in the Presence of Father

Reading Father: Love, Life and Literature, in the Presence of Father

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Reading Father: Baba

Reading Father: Baba

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Reading Father: My Ear at His Heart

Reading Father: My Ear at His Heart

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They and We Will Get Into Trouble for This

They and We Will Get Into Trouble for This

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Cactus and other poems

Cactus and other poems

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Songs From A Mountain

Songs From A Mountain

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Blossoms and other poems

Blossoms and other poems

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Kolkata grabbed me in my innards: Kunal Basu

Kolkata grabbed me in my innards: Kunal Basu

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The Beauty of Meaning and other poems

The Beauty of Meaning and other poems

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36 Feet Towards Revolution

36 Feet Towards Revolution

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Chigozie Obioma: Transcribing the African literary consciousness

Chigozie Obioma: Transcribing the African literary consciousness

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Navigating Literature: A Session On A Waterway

Navigating Literature: A Session On A Waterway

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Zubin Mehta's Musical Discovery

Zubin Mehta's Musical Discovery

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My Aunt Maya

My Aunt Maya

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A Collaboration: Shashi Kapoor, Merchant-Ivory & Ruth Jhabvala

A Collaboration: Shashi Kapoor, Merchant-Ivory & Ruth Jhabvala

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Beautiful,  Strange, Hurt Lily

Beautiful, Strange, Hurt Lily

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The Lamenting Image: A Hallmark of Faiz's Poetry

The Lamenting Image: A Hallmark of Faiz's Poetry

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In the company of Faiz Ahmed Faiz

In the company of Faiz Ahmed Faiz

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Drawing the Map of  a City on Two Feet

Drawing the Map of a City on Two Feet

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Subimal Misra: Social Realism in a New Aesthetic

Subimal Misra: Social Realism in a New Aesthetic

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Jerusalem

Jerusalem

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The Writer As A Father

The Writer As A Father

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I wanted to preserve short story's power in a novel: Anuradha Roy

I wanted to preserve short story's power in a novel: Anuradha Roy

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