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Oct 17, 2017
Bangalore Literature Festival 2017: Kanhaiya Kumar, Twinkle Khanna, Rahul Dravid part of lineupBangalore Literature Festival 2017 will take place on 28 and 29 October. Its lineup also includes Ramchandra Guha, Girish Karnad among others.
Oct 14, 2017
The sound and fury of Anna Bhau Sathe's words: An icon of Maharashtra's Dalit literatureAnna Bhau Sathe's will always be a name that crops up whenever Dalit literature in Maharashtra is discussed
Oct 08, 2017
Shankarrao Kharat's literary legacy: Giving words to the Dalit experience in MaharashtraWe're profiling the pioneering writers of Dalit literature from Maharashtra. This week: Shankarrao Kharat
Oct 06, 2017
Kazuo Ishiguro wins Nobel Prize for Literature: Novelist wanted to become rock star before drifting into writingIshiguro is perhaps best known for The Remains of the Day, which secured him the Booker Prize for Fiction in 1989
Oct 05, 2017
British author Kazuo Ishiguro thought news of his winning Nobel Prize for Literature was 'hoax'Japan-born British author Kazuo Ishiguro who on Tuesday won the 2017 Nobel Prize for Literature, initially thought it was a "hoax".
Oct 05, 2017
Nobel Prize in Literature for 2017 awarded to 'The Remains of the Day' writer Kazuo IshiguroThe 2017 Nobel Prize in Literature is awarded to the English author Kazuo Ishiguro, "who, in novels of great emotional force, has uncovered the abyss beneath our illusory sense of connection with the world".
Oct 05, 2017
Kazuo Ishiguro, Japanese-born British author, wins 2017 Nobel Prize for LiteratureBritish author Kazuo Ishiguro, best known for his novel The Remains of the Day, won the Nobel Literature Prize on Thursday, the Swedish Academy said.
Sep 28, 2017
Aravind Adiga's Selection Day shortlisted for DSC Prize; Perumal Murugan's Pyre fails to make cutAravind Adiga's Selection Day tells the story of two brothers, who play cricket and how they are divided by success and failure
Sep 24, 2017
Delhi university puts on hold proposal to include Chetan Bhagat book, Facebook post writing in curriculumThe proposal by Delhi University's English department to include author Chetan Bhagat's novels in the literature curriculum and introduce a course on writing Facebook posts has hit a roadblock.
Sep 17, 2017
A Night with a Black Spider: Charming ordinariness of the people in Ambai's stories are this collection’s strengthAmbai’s stories, set in the world of women, Carnatic music, and conferences, carry a marked sense of self-awareness