Four very different books that are equally engaging for the stories they tell and how they choose to tell them
27 Mar 2020 5:04 PM
Earlier that day, I had finished re-reading Adil Jussawalla’s stunning new volume of poems, Shorelines (Poetrywala).
14 Feb 2020 3:02 AM
At a certain point, you were back to your young adult self, hair all black, clothes all black — you suddenly seemed much taller.
31 Jan 2020 1:32 AM
My walking point started at the outer limit of Carnoules village, at times towards Aix, and on other days towards the lake village of Besse.
17 Jan 2020 2:23 AM
The hotel itself is housed in a heritage property of the erstwhile family of the Muksudpur Tekari state of Bihar.
03 Jan 2020 3:17 AM
And as it turns out, the Serendipity Arts Festival that opened in Goa this week amply confirmed that belief in the word's inherent etymology.
20 Dec 2019 1:28 AM
In the last two decades, Indian poetry in the English language has developed by leaps and bounds.
06 Dec 2019 4:20 AM
The Sky is Pink is an important film for many reasons — a must-watch!
08 Nov 2019 1:29 AM
Another emotionally charged session included the cancer-survivor, Bollywood actress, Manisha Koirala.
25 Oct 2019 2:23 AM
Food and literature, or more specifically literary food writing and design are a sub-genre that has always held a fascination for me.
11 Oct 2019 1:11 AM
To celebrate World Photography Day recently, some of us were taken on a private guided tour to experience the marvels within.
27 Sep 2019 6:11 AM
Initiatives like ‘Poetry under the Pilkan Tree’ offer poets a warm, appreciative, environment with an engaged audience of literary aficionados.
13 Sep 2019 12:55 AM
The entire mis-en-scene is stark, sharply lit, with actors creating shapes with their movements and verbal texts.
30 Aug 2019 1:03 AM
The Adriatic is iridescent in intimate shades of blues — deep inky blue, turquoise, aquamarine, and all the tonal gradations in between.
16 Aug 2019 1:03 AM
Simplicity of language and phrase making are the hallmarks of Malachi Edwin Vethamani’s poetry.
02 Aug 2019 1:40 AM
Mahatma Gandhi’s granddaughter Tara Gandhi Bhattacharjee provided the keynote addresses.
19 Jul 2019 1:04 AM
Subtle turns of phrase and immediacy in her verse draw the unsuspecting readers into her intimate worldview.
05 Jul 2019 1:39 AM
Some of the others I have read and come across in various journals and magazines, such as the Granta, Berlin Quarterly and Open.
21 Jun 2019 3:43 AM
The rhyming structure and tonal sub-variations in Urdu/Hindi is very finetuned, and often difficult to match in English.
07 Jun 2019 1:21 AM
Geet Chaturvedi already enjoys a wide reputation as being one of the foremost contemporary Hindi poets.
31 May 2019 1:45 AM