Memory, narrative and hope

Book: In The Language Of Remembering: The Inheritance Of Partition Author: Aanchal Malhotra Publisher: Harpe...

Indelible print

A subject peripheral to pedagogy in India for much of the 20th century, photography has charted its own course...

Far from home

Book: Forgotten Refugees: Two Iraqi Brothers In India Author: Nandita Haksar Publisher: Speaking Tiger Pric...

The gangs of Providence

Book: City On Fire: A Novel Author: Don Winslow Publisher: HarperCollins Price: $28.99 This book holds wit...

Looking into Ayelet Tsabari’s ‘Art of Leaving’

Yemeni-Jewish-Israeli-Canadian writer Ayelet Tsabari who recently released her memoir The Art of Leaving, was ...

Comrade and son

Book: Scorching Love: Letters from Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi to his son, Devadas Editor: Gopalkrishna Gandhi...

Books  /  Published 22.07.22

Hitler under a spell

Book: The War Magician Author: David Fisher Publisher: Weidenfeld & Nicolson Price: Rs 599 April, 1940. Adolf Hitler’s blitzkrieg was gobbling up Scandanavia at lightning speed. Meanwhi...
By Uddalak Mukherjee

Books  /  Published 15.07.22

Despairing choices

Book: Either/Or Author: Elif Batuman Publisher: Penguin Price: $27 Should one spend the brief time on earth guided by ‘aesthetics’ — hedonism and pleasure — or ‘ethic...
By Srimoyee Bagchi

Books  /  Published 15.07.22

Worrying gap

Book: Explaining Life Through Evolution Author: Prosanta Chakrabarty Publisher: Allen Lane Price: ₹599 Prosanta Chakrabarty’s book is also about the nuts and bolts of evolution. The primar...
By Pratik Kanjilal

Books  /  Published 15.07.22

Modest attempt

Book: An Economist’s Quest for Reforms: The Vajpayee and Singh Years Author: Arvind Panagariya Publisher: HarperCollins Price: ₹599 Arvind Panagariya is an ex-colleague. He was vice-chairm...
By Bibek Debroy

Books  /  Published 15.07.22

The dissection of an enigma

Book: The Last Confessions Of Sylvia P. Author: Lee Kravetz Publisher: Harper Price: $25.99 This is a thrilling record of three lives moving like three concentric circles with a common touching p...
By Arupa Lahiry

Books  /  Published 11.07.22

Between the covers

Rewards and recognition While the international publishing industry has more recognition for book-cover artists, their names often get lost in the fine print in India. However, the Oxford Bookstore B...
By Anannya Sarkar

Culture  /  Published 10.07.22

Madam Regent

There was quite a breeze that day. The cycle rickshaw seemed to be moving in sync with it. I was clutching in my hand a piece of paper. Scribbled on it was an address — “No.1 Regent Grove&...
By Tarun Majumdar

Books  /  Published 08.07.22

Returning to Neruda

Book: Neruda On The Park: A Novel Author: Cleyvis Natera, Publisher: Ballantine Price: $28 The idea of ‘home’ is always in flux — “A fluid thing, for sure, but precious,&r...
By Ishita Mukherjee

Books  /  Published 08.07.22

Their final hour

Book: The Insect Crisis: The Fall Of The Tiny Empires That Run The World Author: By Oliver Milman Publisher: Atlantic Price:£16.99 When was the last time you spotted a sparrow...
By Hindolee Datta

Books  /  Published 08.07.22

Ways of seeing

Book: The Beauty Of Dusk: On Vision Lost And Found Author: Frank Bruni Publisher: Avid Reader Price: $28 Whenever we wake up, aren’t things hazy for a few minutes? For some, it may take a c...
By Saurabh Sharma


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