When Purple Pencil Project asked me if I would review Breast Stories by Mahasweta Devi, I almost refused. What is there to..
Translated by Arunava Sinha Background Dastan is an Urdu word that means ‘story’; and the poetic travesties of life and death are..
Over the last few years, there has been a resurgence of nationalist sentiment around the world, and especially in India. Fostering a..
Illustrations by Ayushi Rastogi As a child, I loved reading comics. Billu and Raman were my favorites, folllowed closely by Chacha Chowdhary..
This is how the blurb of The Forest of Enchantments (written by Chitra B. Divakaruni, published by HarperCollins) goes: “It is a..