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Jan 31, 2016
Jaipur LitFest 2016: Fear and loathing in a sea of prose, poetry and tea (real or imagined)Once every year, book-lovers from around the world gather in Jaipur like a cult gathering for some sacred annual ritual. This year I went to the city to cover this ritual, the "world's largest free literature festival", the Jaipur Literature Festival.
Jan 22, 2016
Writers should stay away from activism: says Booker Prize winner Marlon James at Jaipur Lit FestWriters run the risk of didacticism if they turn into activists, says Marlon James, the first Jamacian to win the Booker Prize in 2015.
Jan 18, 2016
In a bold departure from tradition, Nancy Drew won't be a 'white girl' in upcoming TV seriesIn a bold move, Nancy Drew won't be a 'white girl' in an upcoming television show about the amateur detective as a grown up cop.
Dec 15, 2015
‘African Game of Thrones’: Booker Prize winner Marlon James writing racially-diverse fantasy seriesMan Booker Prize winner and Jamaican author Marlon James is planning a new fantasy series that will be an "African Game of Thrones"
Oct 15, 2015
Exclusive: Extract from A Brief History of Seven Killings, 2015's Man Booker Prize winnerAuthor Marlon James made history this week when he became the first Jamaican to win the Man Booker prize for his novel.
Oct 14, 2015
Jamaica's Marlon James wins Booker Prize for ‘vivid’ novel on Bob Marley’s attempted murderMarlon James became the first Jamaican winner of the prestigious Booker Prize for fiction Tuesday with a vivid, violent, exuberant and expletive-laden novel based on the attempted assassination of Bob Marley.