Confirmed so far: Delhi, 14th December, 630 pm, Gulmohar Audi., India Habitat Centre. Launch, reading, conversation with Nilanjana S. Roy Calcutta, 20th December, 630 pm, Crossword Bookstore, reading. Update Am also planning to visit Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad and Bangalore in January. Will post exact dates later in the week
Sarnath Banerjee (pointing at self and me, referring to disussions we’ve had on literary pecking orders): We are the OBCs of Indian literature Urvashi Butalia: Which one? Young people? Bengalis? Men?
So I come back home, after a lovely afternoon and bitterly cold evening at Lodhi gardens, to find the cat crapping on me. To be more specific, on the only copy of the review of the only play I acted in that got reviewed, which starred an actress who’s now in the US shooting a … Continue reading
is the tentative name of the edit-page column I’m starting for the Hindustan Times soon. Sent off the first piece today, it should be out sometime. Fortnightly in Bombay, and monthly in Delhi. Hope you like.
And this has nothing to do with the book…its because one of the people I sent the If You Come Today video to was a Bombay media hotshot, and now the song is going to air on GO92.5 FM in Bombay. I also know its travelling around the globe even as you read this. Quiet … Continue reading