Suhit Kelkar

The Good Doctors
The Good Doctors

A riveting account of three generations of physicians in colonial Bengal who performed ordinary miracles in their daily lives

05 August 2020
A Poet’s Prose
A Poet’s Prose

Dom Moraes’ travelogue is delicious piece of literary journalism from the 1950s

08 June 2020
Laughter and Lament
Laughter and Lament

The crucible of the open mic winnows the duds from the real comics

27 February 2019
The front page of Hicky’s Bengal Gazette, April 28th, 1781, courtesy the University of Heidelberg
Truth to Power

A newspaper that exposed the corruption of the Raj

01 August 2018
An illustration from Peace Has Come
Liminal State

A people caught between war and peace

28 March 2018
Ranjit Hoskote
Ranjit Hoskote: Between the Sea and the Shore

The many avatars of Ranjit Hoskote blaze forth in his new poetry collection. Suhit Kelkar meets the poet and curator

27 February 2018
Return of the Son

The commando who was reunited with his family 20 years after he was lost as a little boy, thanks to a tattoo

07 December 2013
Art & Culture
The Ali J Show

A play that converses actively with the audience, invigorates the public conversation about the identity of the Indian Muslim and doesn’t flinch from drawing Jinnah into the discussion

04 December 2013
Art & Culture
The Eye of the Beholder

Dharavi housewives go behind the lens to open up their worlds

04 November 2013
The Irony of a Name

Review website Mouthshut.com’s battle against being muzzled could strike a blow against online censorship

13 June 2013


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