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Excerpt | The Violence of the Mechanical Mind

The mechanical mind measures, predicts, and approaches knowing, but...

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Book Lover’s Paradise: Daryaganj Sunday Book Market’s Future is Bleak

September 29, Sunday. It was only the third week at the new site but the vendors had come...

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EXCERPT | How Not to Make a Distinction Between the Religious and the Secular

I do not believe, in any case, that there is a clear-cut distinction between the...

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Straight to Normal: My Life as a Gay Man- A Book That Challenges Stereotypes, Reaffirms Hope

One of the major problems that gay people in a society such as India face is social...

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Excerpt | Experiencing the Flow of a Civilization

India was in my blood and there was much in her that instinctively thrilled me. And yet I...

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‘The Women’s Courtyard’:  Gender, Violence and Politics through the Eyes of Women

BOOK REVIEW Khadija Mastur’s Urdu novel ‘ The Women’s Courtyard’ offers a...

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Radhika Govindrajan’s Animal Intimacies: a Tale of Difference and Ineffable Affinity

FROM THE BOOKSHELF Animal Intimacies: Beastly Love in the Himalayas unravels the...

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Understanding deepens the urge to unite while Hatred builds Walls

EXCERPT A nation's culture resides in the hearts and in the souls of its people. This...

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From Male Gaze to Women’s Subjectivity: The Potential of ‘Preeto and Other Stories’

LITERATURE In a new collection of short stories written by Indian male authors, an...

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