Open Minds 2017: Editor’s Note

S Prasannarajan

Yesterday's public intellectual, fallen from his ideological perch, is the new doomsday monger. In the new order, the loudest one is the least sensible

Santosh Desai: Columnist

Writing on the Wall

The Fall of Man in the Age of Anger

What makes this text an indispensible addition to the canon of intellectual histories is not just the urgency of its argument but the delightful march-past of writers

Post-Politics to Post-Truth

It was only a question of time--or Trump--for rumours about the demise of politics to be confirmed

Sunil Khilnani: Discovering India

He has once again established his credentials as a leading public intellectual with his book Incarnations: India in 50 Lives


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