Literature

Men in the city of locusts

Postcolonial professors and social scientists were killed for infesting spaces but historians were the worst:…

Book Review: An attempt to capture the Ephemeral

Inlays of Subjectivity: Affect and Action in Modern Indian Literature, by Nikhil Govind published by…

Prime Time

At the dinner table, you pray for the food,and then turn on the TV screen,News…

Suraj Yengde’s ‘Caste Matters’, a bold addition to the anti-caste arsenal

Last year in October, I visited Harvard’s Kennedy School on a rainy morning to meet…

Meet the ‘Banglar Ghalib’

The narrative unfolding in India is that of fear, distrust, and polarisation. But does it…

Hunger, Miseries & Obituaries: An April of Doom

I. A daily wager Die you rich bastards, for you have hoarded all the food,…

I, an Indian Muslim…

I, an Indian Muslim, shall never speak of my pain, inflicted by inked fingers, and…