The writer is a novelist, whose most recent book is ‘Shadow Play’
The virus remains a great leveller; it doesn’t care about race, colour, nation, gender. All humans are fair game. Will we remember these things in the future? Not very likely, because we have been given the gift of amnesia.
There is a tiny chance that we will look for the Gandhi in ourselves. That, indeed, would be a greater miracle than the miracle of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi.
Karnataka drama carries a sense of déjà vu — people are betrayed again by the politicians
Those who want to silence dissent are trying to force people into making the reverse journey
Fame came with tragic consequences for Harper Lee, the writer.
Doris Lessings novels gave women insights into their own lives.
Alice Munros new collection is a reminder of her mastery of the short story and the mysteries of the human heart
Anita Desais new collection of three novellas disappoints,but the quiet elegance of her language is a reminder of an old eminence.