Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Shashi Deshpande


India still fails its women, 75 years after Independence

August 15, 2022 7:18 am

Women's contribution continues to remain unsung and underplayed.

Love in the Age of Disillusionment

March 26, 2016 1:09 am

In her new novel, Shashi Deshpande is on familiar terrain, exploring the essential loneliness of human beings through a love story.

PM's choice of words on Dadri lynching 'very weak': Writer Shashi Deshpande

October 14, 2015 1:56 pm

Narendra Modi told a Bengali daily that the murder of a Muslim man in Dadri over rumours of eating beef and the opposition to Pakistani singer Ghulam concert is "undesirable and unfortunate."

Now writer Shashi Deshpande quits Sahitya Akademi: ‘Silence a form of abetment’

October 10, 2015 10:57 am

The Akademi is yet to make a statement on the death. Deshpande, also an Akademi winner, said “silence is a form of abetment”.

‘The thought of what it is to be a woman in our society propelled my writing’

October 13, 2013 12:31 am

Shashi Deshpande on writing,feminism and her new novel.

Small Remedies

September 28, 2013 1:46 am

Three generations of women,and the gentle feminism with which they face the randomness of life.

A Familiar Passage

June 02, 2012 2:17 am

Shashi Deshpande returns to fragile family relationships