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Essay: Gazing up at the family tree

On discovering elaborate shajras, attempting to connect with distant relatives, and learning that your ancestors rode down from Central Asia

The writer’s grandfather, Syed Ayub Raza (Courtesy Lamat R Hasan)
Published on Sep 14, 2023 09:36 PM IST
ByLamat R Hasan

Book Review: 'Stranger Things' actor weaves a romance novel into a WWII disaster

A love story set in London, spanning the wartime years of 1942-1945 forms the crux of Millie Bobby Brown's debut novel.

Book Review: Millie Bobby Brown of 'Stranger Things' weaves a romance novel into a WWII disaster(Pinterest)
Published on Sep 12, 2023 09:58 AM IST
AP | | Posted by Tapatrisha Das

Book Box | Rediscovering the art of storytelling through oral tradition

Originating from Denmark in 2000, the Human Library is a space dedicated to fostering meaningful conversations, sparking curiosity, and addressing queries

Manjari Jaruhar, Human ‘Book’ and author of ‘Madam Sir ’
Published on Sep 09, 2023 09:55 PM IST

Interview: Yuyutsu Sharma, editor, Pratik - “Every poet has a devil as a pet”

The editor of Pratik, Yuyutsu Sharma, talks of how his personal and professional pursuits nourish the magazine’s vision and reveals plans for digitisation

Poet, translator and editor of Pratik; A Magazine of Contemporary Writing. (Courtesy the subject)
Updated on Sep 05, 2023 07:22 PM IST
BySuhit Bombaywala

Lots of people mourn when famous writers and musicians die. Why?

What we talk about when we talk about dead artists

Had she not perished at 27, like Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin, who knows what music Amy Winehouse would have added to her small, exquisite oeuvre?(Bloomberg)
Published on Sep 05, 2023 06:17 PM IST
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