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Jerry Pinto

Pinto is a Mumbai-based writer

Bollywood is only a reflection of the society around it
Thu, Oct 22, 2020

We would like to believe that Bollywood is a filthy place because we are really not sure how clean we are. And this dichotomy has turned to hate.

A strand of nucleic acid in a shell of protein is forcing us to confront myths about ourselves
Thu, Apr 02, 2020

It goes without saying that we love our families. And we do. But our love is as fractured as the love of any other nation’s; it is as exhausted love.

Come again another day: How the Bombay rains planted social consciousness
Sun, Jul 09, 2017

Now is the time of the squelch of growth and the anarchy of life. The dead order of summer is done. Let it rain.

Perched on a hyphen
Sat, Jun 17, 2017

The hyphen offers you very little space but poets have never needed much. They make do. The space they demand is internal.

Book Review: The World of Hrishikesh Mukherjee – The Filmmaker Everyone Loves
Sat, Oct 24, 2015

A rewarding book on Hrishikesh Mukherjee which will convince you to regard his films with admiration.

The Song of Pariel
Sat, Aug 31, 2013

How to live with the reproachful ghost of Sylvia Plath.

Dons Half Done
Sat, Jun 16, 2012

This has informal details about the underworld that will keep you in cocktail conversation for years,but no big picture