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Saturday, December 04, 2021

Indian literature


'Wonder where the green grass went': Ruskin Bond rues Dehradun and Mussoorie's current situation

June 06, 2021 3:59 pm

On June 5, World Environment Day, author Ruskin Bond took to Instagram to share a poem lamenting the 'situation' of Mussourie and Dehradun. He referred to them as the 'Twin cities of happiness'


December 26, 2019 11:58 am

Nisha Susan’s debut collection,The Women Who Forgot to Invent Facebook and Other Stories, will be published by Context in 2020.


December 29, 2019 9:47 am

A fictional story making sense of the month of December

Madhuri Vijay's 'The Far Field’ bags 2019 JCB Prize for Literature

November 03, 2019 8:59 am

Madhuri Vijay's novel The Far Field narrates the protagonist's experiences through the prism of historical and socio-political themes, with an emphasis on Indian politics, class prejudice, and sexuality. 

India's popular children’s literature festival finally flips open a Northeast chapter

June 29, 2018 8:52 am

Arguably India’s first dedicated children’s literature festival, Bookaroo, will make its Northeast debut in Nagaland this October.

A thinker who pioneered ‘navya’ movement in Kannada literature

August 23, 2014 2:19 am

Ananthamurthy did not shirk from taking political positions and was critical of right-wing politics.

A new phenomenon called 'young adult' fiction!

September 08, 2010 11:12 am

Young adult literature in India is surprisingly prolific and publishers are vying to bring out high quality well-written and original new fiction in this segment,feel contemporary writers.