September 13, 2005 to
September 20, 2005
IN SRI VAISHNAVA LITERATURE II: M.
Varadarajan; Pub. by Sri Ananth
Publications, 6-40, Padmavathi Puram,
Tiruchanur Road, Tirupati-517503. Rs.
Of Dalit Literary Writing In Tamil
essays reveal the growing
self-confidence of Dalit writers.
For Poverty Alleviation
theoretical reflections and case
studies on microfinance.
Of Human Dignity
tireless propagandist imbued with an
extraordinary zeal for social
North, the U.S. is neither in process
nor substance a democracy.
In Tamil Tradition
MURUGAN: P. Muthu Kumaraswamy. Pub. by
Palaniyappa Brothers, `Konarmalikai',
25, Peters Road, Chennai-600014. Rs.
OF CHIDAMBARAM: John A. Loud;
Published by Institute of Asian
Chennai-600119. Rs. 250.
DARSANA KAIPIDI: T. K. Iyengar; Copies
from author No. 2013, South End `E'
Cross, 9th Block, Jayanagar East,
Bangalore-560089. Rs. 200.
Vaddera Chandidaas; Pub. by Alakananda
Prachuranalu, Opp. Maris Stella
College, Vijayawada-520008. Rs.
The Heart Has Its Reasons,(Dil-o-Danish),
Krishna Sobti. Translated from Hindi
by Reema Anand and Meenakshi Swami,
Katha, Rs. 250.
In The Fast Lane
A hard-hitting book that does not
baulk from telling the bitter truth
about life on the fringes of society,
written in a simple style.
American Empire In Denial
The author feels that the US should
face its imperial obligations as
Britain did. He is sure that the ‘new
empire’ is destined to do good for
mankind Colossus— the Rise and Fall
of the American Empire , Niall
Ferguson, Penguin, 2005, pp 386, £
In The Puranic Tale
The author has used his considerable
knowledge of ancient scripture to
produce a modern, tongue-in-cheek set
of stories that proves to be very
Want Of A Book
has brought out a pocket series that
could be an excellent way of meeting
new authors or re-visiting old
favourites Zadie Smith ; Pocket
Penguin, 2005, £ .70 .
Is Even Better Than The Real Thing’
Smith’s homage to E M Forster, On
Beauty is deliciously funny and
beautifully nuanced, says Stephanie
Merritt. On Beauty ; Zadie Smith,
Hamish Hamilton, 2005, pp 445, £
INBA NINAIVU AND SANTHIPPU: Akilon;
Dhagam, G-3/8, Masilamani Street,
Pondy Bazaar, T. Nagar,
Chennai-600017. Rs. 45.
Jewel Crafted By Nature
a wildlife haven and a people
determined to pass this living
heritage on to generations unborn.
Of The Banking Sector
is a critical issue apart from the
issues of reforms in the banking
sector today. This book examines
different issues relating to banks and
At The End Of The Tunnel
PANANCHOLAI KIRAMATIN EZHUCHI: N. K.
Ragunathan; Kumaran Publishers, 3(12)
Meigai Vinayagar Street (via) Kumaran
Colony, 7th street, Vadapalani,
Chennai-600026. Rs. 75.
Spanning Six Decades In Story Writing
of 70 short stories portraying human
emotions, hopes and fears, convictions
Of The Poor
K G — JEEVITHAVUM PRAVARTHANANGALUM:
C. Bhaskaran — Editor; Chintha
Of Another Shakuntala
SHAKUNTALA is perhaps one of the
best-known names of Indian legends.
Up A Storm
young media guys to middle-aged ad
intellectuals and writers– all
versions of modern-day Adam in India
are climbing on to the food bandwagon.
before the Great Indian Tourist
discovered Lonely Planet guides and
Travel and Living lifestyle shows,
Hugh and Colleen Gantzer were taking
their readers around the world with
their regular writings on exotic
destinations and holistic holidays.
Of Another Shakuntala
The Play of Memory, Namita Gokhale,
Penguin, Rs. 300.