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Destroying patriarchal norms is the kind of political activism I want to do in my books: KR Meera
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Destroying patriarchal norms is the kind of political activism I want to do in my books: KR Meera

In this interview with Firstpost, KR Meera discusses how she visualises chapters, the influence of her journalistic background on her work, breaking patriarchal norms, and how writing can require immense physical stamina too.

Far from ideas of imposed 'purity', many Indian books make a case for the country's variedness
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Far from ideas of imposed 'purity', many Indian books make a case for the country's variedness

Trying to understand what Indianness might be necessarily means learning new things all the time; you’re a student for life, constantly re-evaluating your assumptions. And there are a number of books that make you thrill to the possibilities of being impure or unfixed | Jai Arjun Singh writes in 'My Bookshelves'

A collection of photos traces the relationship between readers and their environments
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A collection of photos traces the relationship between readers and their environments

Traversing through Shillong, Delhi and Udupi, Reading Spaces attempts to explore the intimate and interactive relationship between readers and their environments.

Not lost in translation: Read these books by Indian women translated into English in the last year
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Not lost in translation: Read these books by Indian women translated into English in the last year

Did you know August was Women in Translation Month? What work by a woman in translation will you be reading this year?

For author KR Meera, winning Sahitya Akademi award both an honour and cause for pain
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For author KR Meera, winning Sahitya Akademi award both an honour and cause for pain

The author was initially in two minds about accepting the award but took the decision after talking to Kannada writer KS Bhagvan.