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Mar 16, 2019
Raghu Karnad on winning Windham-Campbell Prize, his book on India's role in WWII, and forgotten historiesAccording to Karnad, World War II was the largest military engagement that Indians and the Indian states ever participated in. In Indian history, Indians had never fought a war larger than this.
Oct 03, 2018
The anatomy of Indian literary prizes: Who writes the award-winning books in India?Although there is much written about the importance of literary awards, how often do we know about what makes up the profile of the award-winning authors?
Aug 27, 2017
Found Dead: Shantanu Guha Ray's true crime account reveals the grim recesses of human thoughtIn his latest book, Found Dead, Shantanu Guha Ray attempts to objectively portray the stories behind nine bewildering deaths (including the Sunanda Pushkar, Rizwanur Rahman and Sheena Bora cases)
Nov 19, 2016
1984, In Memory and Imagination review: Fiction fails to evoke what non-fiction canOn the whole, 1984: In Memory and Imagination is an important book for the simple fact that a number of personal accounts and reportage can be read side by side, making for a unified text that regards and presents fact tempered with an emotional tenor.
Oct 06, 2016
South India's Kovalam Lit Fest to focus on non-fictionScheduled to take place on 22 October in Thiruvananthapuram, the eighth edition of Kovalam Literary Festival, will focus on non-fiction writing including Manu S Pillai's book on royal family, Ivory Throne: Chronicles of the House of Travancore
Sep 27, 2016
Slice Of Life: Taxidermy and the lesser-known art of bringing back the deadA lot of people get their pets converted into long-lasting taxidermy sculptures. Firstpost's An After Life is the latest from the Slice Of Life Web Series
Apr 19, 2016
2016 Pulitzer Prizes: Big win for 'Hamilton', AP awarded for public serviceWinners of the Pulitzer Prize 2016 were announced on Monday. While Broadway musical Hamilton won in the Drama category, AP was awarded for public service
Mar 26, 2015
Whores, wombs and more: Out of Print magazine's bold new issue puts sexual violence in the spotlightOut of Print magazine has done a special issue that focuses specifically on stories, reportage, fiction and non-fiction around the theme of sexual and gender violence
Dec 27, 2013
From the history of money to Gandhi: Best non fiction books of 2013From books on the digital revolution and the current financial crisis to Mahatma Gandhi in South Africa and Bollywood - here's a list of non-fiction must-reads from 2013.