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On Thursday, British author Kazuo Ishiguro was revealed as the winner of the 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature. Best known for his novels Remains of the Day and Never Let Me Go, he's famed for his restra...
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Arundhati Roy, in 2010. jeanbaptisteparis/Flickr" , CC BY-ND Malavika Binny, Jawaharlal Nehru University Wearing two hats at once can be an uncomfortable fit, but it does not seem to bother the auth...
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Thanks for the music though.
On Friday, England's West Midlands Police tweeted a callout to Harry Potter fans: Should they see a notecard covered front-to-back in handwritten Hogwartsian lore, they should alert authorities. The...
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A peek at an archive of women's academic labor: wives thanked for typing their husbands' manuscripts. 1/5 #ThanksForTyping @TheMedievalDrK pic.twitter.com/yAf03lsweg — Bruce Holsinger (@brucehol...
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Yeah, Chetan Bhagat books do make entertaining films.
The rare three-day celebration of poetry is a chance of a lifetime for Mumbai residents.
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Premchand chose Hindi as his medium of work, but was also proficient in Urdu and Persian.
No one knows where the manuscript is.
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One and half years ago, Tamil writer Perumal Murugan had declared that the writer in him is dead after he was forced to withdraw his novel 'Madhorubhagan' for hurting 'religious and social sentiments....
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One may disagree with the views Bhagat expresses in his columns and other public forums. I myself, on most occasions, find it difficult to agree with him. However, it is perfectly possible for one to disagree with him and yet appreciate his positive contributions to the public space. Depriving him of this credit, which he has duly earned, would be criminal to say the least.
On 16 March, The Guardian published a review of Anjali Joseph’s novel The Living. It was a glowing review. “An exceptional, unexpected work", was just the title. Samantha Johns was livid. She shot o...