August 13, 2022 10:30 am
"Utterly horrified," Tharoor added, as contemporaries express their shock over the unfortunate incident
July 06, 2022 12:56 pm
At a celebratory interaction with this year’s International Booker Prize-winner Geetanjali Shree, the writer on how life has changed and why it’s good to be confounded by literature sometimes
May 27, 2022 11:56 am
Born to a civil servant father, Shree was raised in various towns of Uttar Pradesh, and it was the lack of English books options for children that made her connection with Hindi language strong
April 18, 2022 12:04 pm
The story of her upcoming novel revolves around Alif, a middle-aged and mild-mannered school teacher of history.
December 29, 2021 10:27 am
Hulme worked as a tobacco picker, dropped out of law school and was a charity worker before becoming an unusual literary star when The Bone People, her first novel, won one of fiction’s greatest prizes.
December 30, 2021 7:15 pm
Exclusive to the Indian Express: The English translation of Diop’s novel At Night All Blood is Black won this year’s International Booker Prize, making Diop the first French novelist and first writer of African heritage to win the prestigious award
December 13, 2021 12:41 pm
Rice died late Saturday due to complications from a stroke, her son Christopher Rice announced on her Facebook page and his Twitter page
April 05, 2021 2:51 pm
As a child, Hemingway’s mother treated him and one of his sisters as twins, often dressing them in identical outfits, sometimes as boys, sometimes as girls. He explored gender fluidity both in his books and in life, letting his hair grow as his wives cropped theirs short
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October 26, 2018 1:09 am
Malayalam author Benyamin on winning the inaugural JCB Prize for Literature for Jasmine Days and life in the Gulf.