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Saturday, December 05, 2020

Annie Zaidi


Tata Literature Live: The fest announces its annual awards

November 22, 2020 11:19 pm

The fest held on a digital platform for the first time due to the pandemic, hosted 192 writers, thinkers and performers from India and across the world.

JCB shortlist announced: Deepa Anappara, Annie Zaidi among those selected

September 25, 2020 12:10 pm

The jury this year consisted of Tejaswini Niranjana, professor, cultural theorist, Deepika Sorabjee, head of the Arts & Culture portfolio at Tata Trusts, Aruni Kashyap, writer and translator and Ramu Ramanathan, playwright and director

'The anti-love agenda is basically an anti-liberty agenda'

June 07, 2020 11:06 am

Her most recent book before this, Prelude to a Riot, deals with the more bitter and violent facets of identities clashing or finding themselves at dangerous odds with each other.

Lockdown Reading: Annie Zaidi on the books she is trying to read

April 07, 2020 4:51 pm

Lockdown Reading is a series where authors will enlist the books they are reading (or not) during this time. This week, Annie Zaidi shares her experience.

Indian writer Annie Zaidi wins $100,000 global book prize

May 30, 2019 10:14 am

Mumbai-based Zaidi, a freelance writer whose work includes reportage, essays, short stories, poetry and plays, won for her entry ‘Bread, Cement, Cactus' – combining memoir and reportage to explore concepts of home and belonging rooted in her experience of contemporary life in India.

In a Woman’s Hands

October 01, 2015 12:00 am

Better known as a writer of poetry, novels and plays, Annie Zaidi explores the genre of women’s literature in India through a short film, titled In Her Words.

Book Review - Unbound: 2,000 Years of Indian Women’s Writing

June 20, 2015 12:00 am

To represent the immense variety of texts produced by Indian women over the last 2,000 years — in 350-odd pages — is no mean feat.

Long Walk Home

March 07, 2013 2:03 am

Quasar Thakore Padamsee,nominated for his first Mahindra theatre awards,tackles the Tibetan issue in his play So Many Socks.

Circle of Hope

September 06, 2012 3:12 am

The large circle at the centre of the rehearsal room remains constant throughout.

Circle of Hope

September 06, 2012 2:34 am

The large circle at the centre of the rehearsal room remains constant throughout.