Sumana Roy

Sumana Roy is an author. Her most recent book is My Mother’s Lover and Other Stories

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
Arts & Letters
My City for a Poet

Shrikant Verma’s Magadh is brought to new life in Rahul Soni’s translucent translation. Reading it in modern-day ‘Magadh’ is a revelation

02 December 2013
Art & Culture
Facebook to Bhaktbook

A Hindu devotional song calls out to Facebookers seen as sinners in need of redemption

15 May 2013
True Life
My Adventure with Bluetooth

Sumana Roy spends an afternoon in the company of a smuggler

13 March 2013
A Modern City, Forever Old

Amit Chaudhuri’s window to Calcutta shows a city where incompatible things miraculously coexist

06 March 2013
Art & Culture
Words from This Anger

On the spontaneous literature of outrage the Delhi rape has evoked

11 January 2013


Pratap Bhanu Mehta

Pratap Bhanu Mehta is one of India’s most influential columnists and public intellectuals

Brahma Chellaney

Brahma Chellaney is a geostrategist and the author of two award-winning books on water: Water, Peace, and War and Water: Asia’s New Battleground

MJ Akbar

MJ Akbar is the author of several books, including Doolally Sahib and the Black Zamindar: Racism and Revenge in the British Raj

Ram Madhav

Ram Madhav is a member of the National Executive of RSS and Member, Board of Governors, India Foundation

Makarand R Paranjape

Makarand R Paranjape is professor of English at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Views are personal.


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