January 08, 2019 8:33 am
The first edition of the English Hans, priced at Rs 100, has 13 stories culled from the first year of its relaunch in 1986 till 1991. The next edition will take on the best work from the next five years, and so on.
April 03, 2016 12:00 am
Popular Hindi literature is on the resurgence — at bookshops and at lit fests. Why, then, has it been unable to shrug off the charge that this is a reign of mediocrity?
November 30, 2014 12:00 am
Through contrasting treatments, two bioplays present the lives and works of theatre doyen Satyadev Dubey and noted Hindi writer Harishankar Parsai, at NCPA’s Centrestage festival
April 12, 2012 3:15 am
It gives a whole new dimension to the expression lost in translation. Scholars say that Premchand,doyen of Hindi literature,wrote most of his stories in Urdu and that a lot has changed in the translations that readers read now
September 05, 2011 1:23 am
On Saturday evening the city was introduced to a Hindi literature classic but Lillette Dubeys Adhey Adhure a play written by well known author Mohan Rakesh failed to live up to the standard this masterpiece enjoys.