Sudipto Sanyal is a Kolkata-based writer and a columnist with The Indian Express.
When B.B. King played, it was the cold hard truth — like hearing Martin Luther King speak.
As a reporter, Márquez drew on the exorbitant history of the continent.
Tom Clancy brought the spy genre full circle
He will always articulate the sound of those briefest of instances before you slip into unconsciousness
These are the voices of the epic’s female characters, some of them legendary, others known but not much heard from, yet others dimly glimpsed but so far unnamed, and some few invented to bridge lacunae in the narrative.