March 09, 2006 to March
Inward Looking Tale
atmosphere is everything, this book is
Classic Double Act Retold
The author has the unique
ability to celebrate tragedy, not an
Aboard The Red Bus
A compilation of Ruskin
Bond’s work leaves the reader much
A More Level Playing Field
Whatever be the profession,
women are excelling, or are
Bomb Is Ticking...
We ignore James Lovelock's
apocalyptic vision of the future at
our own peril.
Committees Could Make Books
camel is a horse formed by a
committee,” is an Arab proverb that
best explains why Indian publishers
take so long to make publishing
decisions, and equally long to produce
the book. Six months is the lead-time
between submission . . .
Is To Be Done?
Negotiating the Future,
Rashid Shaz states that it is a
post-9/11 book on Islam.
Shree Ghatage’s first
novel, Brahma’s Dream, is set in
pre-independence India and ends
sometime after Gandhi’s
assassination. The painful progress of
India into freedom is told through the
life of central character, Mohini, who
struggles with . . .
Jogajog was published, in book-form,
in 1929. This was the year Thomas Mann
got the Nobel prize and Virginia
Woolf’s A Room of One’s Own was
published. While Tagore’s novel was
being serialized in Bichitra . .
To come to the deeply
uncomfortable — and often taboo —
subject of suicide as a researcher in
the subject of contemporary history
has, perhaps, more advantages than