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Ruskin Bond: Man on the Hill

Shikha Kumar

India’s most beloved writer remembers

The Plot Thickens

Mario Vargas Llosa’s new novel has his trademark cliffhangers

Anita Desai: Insider Outsider

The Mexico of Anita Desai has an Indian core that remains resonant to this day

Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi: ‘To be truly adult is to be child-like’

Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi has written a fable of arranged marriages and spiritual quests

VS Naipaul: ‘I had no set way of writing’

Seeing, feeling, and thinking with Sir Vidia. Snatches from my conversations with the greatest writer of English prose

VS Naipaul: Severe, Savage, Sublime

Remembering VS Naipaul (1932-2018)

Richa Kaul Padte: ‘We should feel empowered to say yes’

Richa Kaul Padte tells Shikha Kumar why internet porn in India can be liberating

Anthony Bourdain: The Super Chef

Anthony Bourdain’s spirit of adventure reminds us that this life, in spite of everything, can be fun

Siri Hustvedt: Artists Are Cannibals

Novelist, poet and essayist, Siri Hustvedt is an intimidating figure in her books as well as in her exploration of ideas

Leila Slimani: The New Global Literary Star

Her literary whydunnit has won France’s highest award for fiction and international acclaim. Leila Slimani, the author of Lullaby (The Perfect Nanny in the US), discusses her art and ideas with Tishani Doshi

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