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Dec 26, 2017
Indian books in 2017: Arundhati Roy, Jeet Thayil dominated literary scene, but Vivek Shanbag was clear winner2017 saw the release of books by Arundhathi Roy, Prayaag Akbar and Jeet Thayil, but Vivek Shanbag’s Ghachar Ghochar was the book of the year. #YearInReview
Dec 06, 2017
Jeet Thayil talks about influences, tryst with drugs and upcoming bookThe clickety-clack from the typewriter of writer-journalist TJS George night after night was so soothing that it would lull his son Jeet Thayil to sleep
Nov 19, 2017
Tata Literature Live 2017: Kiran Nagarkar's book launch to Margaret Drabble talk, Day 3 highlightsThe day three of the Mumbai Literature Festival brought an array of sessions exploring everything from one’s right to offend to India's incredible obsession with the consumption of paneer.
Nov 04, 2017
I haven’t fallen out of love with poetry, poetry fell out of love with me: Jeet ThayilIn an interview with Firstpost, Jeet Thayil speaks about his new book — The Book of Chocolate Saints, published by the Aleph Book Company — and poetry | #FWeekend
Sep 11, 2016
Terribly tiny tales: This compilation of Twitter fiction isn't short on inspirationTales on Tweet was editor and curator Manoj Pandey's project to bring together stories written in 140 characters
Feb 25, 2016
The Jeet Thayil poem they wouldn’t publish because it’s ‘too explicitly political’The Jeet Thayil poem they wouldn’t publish because it’s ‘too explicitly political’
Apr 14, 2013
Jeet Thayil, Jerry Pinto, Nilanjana Roy on Commonwealth Prize shortlistJeet Thayil is among six writers from the country who figure in the shortlists announced for the awards, which no Indian has won till date.
Apr 09, 2013
Jeet Thayil among six Indians shortlisted for Commonwealth Book PrizeThe Commonwealth Book Prize is awarded for the best first novel, and the Commonwealth Short Story Prize for the best piece of unpublished short fiction. The final winners will be announced at the Hay Festival on May 31.
Jan 25, 2013
Jeet Thayil's DSC win upsets Muslim bodies"It seems that the award to Jeet Thayil, who has once hurt the religious sentiments of Muslims by reading from the banned The Satanic Verses, was conferred to provoke sentiments of Muslims," said Mujahid Ali Naqvi, secretary of Azmat E Rasool foundation.
Sep 11, 2012
Jeet Thayil's Narcopolis makes it to Booker shortlistNoted Indian poet and writer Jeet Thayil is among 12 authors long-listed for the 2012 Man Booker Prize for Fiction worth 50,000 pounds and an assured spurt in the sales of the prize-winning book.