Penguin Classics
Books  /  Published 15.02.19

Non-violent movements that preceded Gandhi

While introducing the theme, the author explores a variety of literature on the use of violence and nonviolence as forms of protest. Starting from the nationalist interpretations, Hardiman deals in de...
By Jhuma Sanyal

Books  /  Published 07.02.19

The remarkable life of Mughal Empress Nur Jahan

Some exhilarating work on women and questions relating to gender in medieval and early modern India have emerged in recent decades, but no amount of writing is enough on the resourceful women who domi...
By Raziuddin Aquil

Books  /  Published 27.11.18

What makes a classic relevant in the Internet age

Being the creative editor of Penguin Classics is a big task, just going by the mammoth size of the collections that are in this fold. Henry Eliot not only does that, but also writes in his free time. ...
By Shrestha Saha


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