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Aug 13, 2018
VS Naipaul, with his rage and flaws, will be remembered for unflinching honesty, mastery of languageVS Naipaul's was an all-encompassing rage: he raged against half-formed societies; he raged against public defecation; he raged against the colonisers and he raged against the colonised.
May 24, 2018
Philip Roth: Discovering the quintessential provocateur, from Portnoy's Complaint to I Married A CommunistLike Manto, Philip Roth had the writer's ability to tear every veneer that society glues to its façade
May 23, 2018
Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist Philip Roth, known for the book American Pastoral, dies at 85In his illustrious career as a writer, Philip Roth had won numerous accolades including a Pulitzer Prize and Man Booker International Prize to name a few.
Oct 05, 2016
Nobel Prize 2016: Chemistry Prize could go to gene-editing, new elements or rechargeable batteriesThe Nobel Chemistry Prize is to be announced on Wednesday, with observers suggesting it could go to gene-editing, the invention of the rechargeable battery or the discovery of new periodic elements.
Mar 11, 2013
Is Philip Roth done writing? Not really, hints new documentaryNot everyone believes that Philip Roth has written his last book. Among the skeptics: Livia Manera Sambuy, co-director of an upcoming PBS American Masters documentary about the prize-winning novelist.
Oct 04, 2011
Bookies say Adonis is hot favourite for Nobel LiteratureLooks like Philip Roth will have to wait again. Syrian poet and Goethe prize winner Adonis has emerged as the favourite candidate to be crowned the Nobel literature laureate this Thursday.
May 20, 2011
Philip Roth: Man Booker International and human comedyPhilip Roth is this year's Man Booker International author. However the award has come with its share of controversies.