Sumana Roy

Sumana Roy is an author and a poet. Her most recent work is a collection of poems Out of Syllabus

First Light
First Light

A sunrise in memory

27 December 2019
The waters of sorrow
A Writer's Meditation by the Teesta

The waters of sorrow

09 August 2019
Vercelli: Where Nothing Happens

In Vercelli, a small town in Italy, it is not time but idleness that heals

28 June 2019
Best of Books 2018: Poetry
Best of Books 2018: Poetry

A biography of water, the Gita refreshed and a record of sounds

20 December 2018
New Year 2019 Issue

A short story

20 December 2018
Amit Chaudhury
Life In Stanzas

Kabir is the new cool and lunch has become verse

16 May 2018
Literature Is News That Stays News
Literature Is News That Stays News

Writing fiction amidst headlines

19 April 2018
Gulzar’s Ode to the Age of News

The noise of time

28 June 2017
Samuel Beckett’s Waiting For Godot performed in Los Angeles
What Happens When Nothing Happens

We overlook the beauty of stillness as we get lost in the ant crawl of everydayness

01 March 2017
The erotic is everywhere
Written on the Body

A master of ‘wet poems’ places the body at the centre of political and social structures 

09 March 2016


Mehr Tarar

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Nanditha Krishna

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Makarand R Paranjape

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Sumantra Bose

Sumantra Bose is Professor of International and Comparative Politics at the London School of Economics and Political Science. His next book, Secular States, Religious Politics: India, Turkey, and the Future of Secularism, will be published in early 2018 by Cambridge University Press


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