Move to online platforms saved the day for literary festivals, as terrors of Covid-19 coursed their way in our lives. However, this shift didn’t...
Julia Alvarez’s latest novel explores notions of cultural assimilation, providing readers with an enriching immigrant narrative
Is a book, or a film or TV series based on it, the superior form
Over centuries, readers have been swayed by the belief that a book opens new vistas for them by transporting them to cities that they have never...
Akwaeke Emezi’s latest offering is an elegant examination of crippling social expectations and the courage it takes to disregard them
Can a decaying Indian language be rescued from erasure?
Zeeba Sadiq’s 38 Bahadurabad continues to provide an absorbing portrait of Karachi’syesteryears — especially through the female gaze
Osman Haneef’s debut novel presents an intricate narrative that carries implications beyond the fate of its characters
In this exclusive interview, Aamer discusses his new book Zindagi se Pehle, the impetus to write in Urdu and translations of his work.
Irshad Abdul Kadir seeks to revive our belief in the humanising influences in the world’s most misunderstood religion