Living under Occupation
“She kept a diary to keep herself going…”
On her mother’s journal "Prison Days".
Ashoke Mukhopadhyay, translated by Arunava Sinha
A Ballad of Remittent Fever
is a story of four generations of doctors from West Bengal.
On the “Kalaignar”
Significant excerpts from Vaasanthi's 'Karunanidhi: The Definitive Biography'.
Music and Modernity
'Music, Modernity, and Publicness in India' is a collection of essays edited by Tejaswini Niranjana.
Joo, Joo, Where Do You Go?
Vijaydan Detha, Translated by Vishes Kothari
The book offers some of the oldest and most popular fables from the Thar Desert region.
Portrait of a scholar princess
A significant excerpt from Rumer Godden's book on the Mughal scholar princess, Gulbadan Begum.
The tale of the deceased Delhi
K.A. Nizami, Translated from Urdu by Ather Farouqui
"The end of a civilisation where the exalted values of Indian culture had been nurtured."